Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Team



To monitor University facilities, programs, policies, plans, and activities to assure the identification, prevention, and elimination of physical and/or programmatic barriers that interfere with faculty, staff, and student access to and benefit from University programs, facilities, and resources. The ADA Team serves as the ADA Coordinator for the University.


         Seth Bodnar, President


           Bernadine Gantert, Disability Services for Students

           Lucy France, Legal Counsel (Interim Co-Chair)


            Greta Bates, Disability Services for Students

FACULTY (Three; Three-year terms)

           Jennifer Closson, Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences (2021)

           James Laskin, Physical Therapy (2021)

           Teressa Keenan, Mansfield Library (2020)

STAFF (Three; Three-year terms)

            Dan Bowling, Student Affairs IT (2018)

            Raina Witherite, Registrar's Office (2020)


STUDENTS (Three; two-year terms)


           Victoria Lewis, ASUM (2019)

            Sylvia Borstad, ASUM (2019)


Administration and Finance (One; Three-year term)


Research and Creative Scholarship (One; Three-year term)

            Michele Wheeler, Environmental Health & isk Management (2021)

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs (One; Three-year term)

            Hillary Stowell, Director of Academic Fiscal Affairs (2019)

Student Affairs (One; Three-year term)

            Adrianne Donald, Interim Director, University Center (2019)


            Jessica Weltman, Director of Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action

            Kathy Garramone, EITA Coordinator

            Terri Phillips, Director, Human Resource Services

            Kevin Krebsbach, Director, Facilities Services

            Amy Capolupo, Director, Disability Services for Students

     Marlene Zentz, Senior Instructional Designer/Accessibility Specialist, UMOnline


Updated February 2019