Nipissing University Accessibility Advisory Committee

Mandate of the Nipissing University Accessibility Advisory Committee (NUAAC)

Provide leadership and resources to promote and foster a barrier free campus for students, employees, faculty, visitors and volunteers. The NUAAC shall:

  • Identify accessibility concerns, investigate and respond appropriately.
  • Identify facilities, regulations, policies, programs and services that could cause barriers for any persons with disabilities within the campus community.
  • Create a plan in collaboration with the university’s planning process with regards to AODA standards.
  • Communicate the policies of the AODA to the campus community with respect to new standards and implementation guidelines.
  • Advise the University with respect to all matters of the AODA.
  • Oversee the strategic directions for implementation of the requirements arising out of the AODA and its standards.


Membership, 2021

Traci Malkowski Chair - Human Resources Generalist  Ext. 4811
Casey Phillips Assistant Vice-President, Students Ext. 4100
David Drenth Director of Facilities Services Ext. 4842
Jade Nighbor Manager, Digital Marketing Ext. 4494
Heather Hersemeyer Director of University Technological Services Ext. 4346
Nancy Black Executive Director - Library Services Ext. 4220
Sarah Tedesco Manager, Student Accessibility Services Ext. 4907
Terry Kirkby Manager, Contracts and Projects Ext. 4505
Steven Hansen

Faculty of Education & Professional Studies

Ext. 4091
Nancy Stevens Faculty of Arts & Science Ext. 4850
Rob Brownlee Marketing, Web Developer Ext. 4607
Paul Ritter Marketing, Web Developer Ext. 4917
Hannah Mackie NUSU President Ext. 4801
Carly Saunders Recording Secretary - HR Office Administrator Ext. 4898