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ADA/504 Compliance and Steering Committee on Disabilities (VPSA)

Dr. Sherri Benn, Assistant Vice President, Student Affairs/Director, Student Diversity and Inclusion, Chair (R)

Mr. Doug Bynum, Director, Facilities Operations (T)
Mr. Kyle Estes, Associate Director, Housing and Residential Life (T)
Ms. Kim Gannon, Director, Alumni Relations (R)
Ms. Amanda Garza, Representative, Staff Council (R)
Mr. John McBride, Assistant Vice President, Human Resources (T)
Ms. Wendy McCoy, Director, Environmental Health, Safety, and Risk Management (T)
Mr. Michael Petty, Director, Facilities Planning, Design, and Construction (T)
Mr. Evan Pickrel, Electronic Information Resources Accessibility Coordinator, Information Technology (T)
Mr. Stephen Prentice, Assistant Director, Parking Services (T)
Dr. Clifford Ronan, Professor, English (R)
Dr. Joanne Salas, Supervising Psychologist, Counseling Center (R)
Ms. Julie Saldiva, Assistant Director, Campus Recreation (R)
Mr. Brian Shanks, Director, Learning Spaces, IT Assistance Center (T)
Mr. Whitten Smart, Special Assistant, Information Technology (R)
Dr. Larry Wheeler, Professor, Curriculum and Instruction (R)
To Be Named, Assistant Director, Academic Development and Assessment
To Be Named, Dean (R)

Ex Officio:
Mr. Gavin Steiger, Director, Disability Services (T)

Student Members:
Ms. Julie Martin, Representative, Student Government
Mr. Dontre Thomas, Representative, Student Government
To Be Named, Nominated by Chair
To Be Named, Representative, Disability Services
To Be Named, Representative, Underrepresented Student Advisory Council

Function:
Advises the President's Cabinet regarding the university's compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA).  The committee serves as a clearinghouse for disability issues and oversees the Office of Disability Services' efforts to ensure that Texas State policies, programs, and services comply with ADA.