Announcement of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Advisory Committee
The Office of the Vice President for Business Affairs is announcing the creation of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Advisory Committee. The ADA Advisory Committee will assist the UTEP community with ADA related matters pertaining to campus accessibility. It will be an action driven committee co-chaired by Dr. Angie Martinez, Director of the Center for Accommodations and Support Services (CASS) and Beatriz Tapia, Director of the Equal Opportunity (EO) Office and ADA Coordinator.
The ADA Advisory Committee is comprised of faculty, staff and student representation and members have been selected based on their university role and involvement, however there are two open slots available for self-nominated individuals.
If you are interested in serving on the ADA Advisory Committee please describe your role at the University and why you are interested in being a member and submit your self-nomination to ADAAdvisoryCommittee@utep.edu no later than August 26, 2021.
Below are the current ADA Advisory Committee members:
|Dr. Angie Martinez||Director||CASS Office|
|Beatriz Tapia||Director/UTEP’s ADA Coordinator||EO Office|
|Ray Gordon||Executive Director||Housing and Residence Life|
|Luis Morales||Associate Director||Facilities Services|
|Alexander Friedrich||Project Manager||Facilities Services-Planning and Construction|
|Ricardo Flores||Safety Specialist III||Environmental Health & Safety|
|Jerri Herrera||Director||Parking and Transportation Services|
|Dr. Angela Frederick||Assistant Professor||Sociology & Anthropology|
|Ana Diaz||Administrative Services Coordinator||Staff Council Representative|
|Mayra Rodarte||Program Coordinator/Manager||Staff Council Representative|
|Dr. Chu-Ling Lo||Clinical Assistant Professor and Program Director||Rehabilitation Sciences Department|
|Master of Rehabilitation Counseling|
|Cindy Castro||Instructional Technologist/EIR Accessibility Coordinator||Technology Support|
|Manuel Avila||Student||Student Government Association|
|Carlos Chavez||Student||Student Government Association|
The ADA Advisory Committee meetings will occur monthly. Quarterly open meetings will be available.