Welcome to Council on Disability Awareness

The Council on Disability Awareness is a group of staff, faculty, students, and citizens who are working to encourage the inclusion of people with disabilities in all aspects of life at the University of Iowa. Everyone is welcome to attend the monthly meetings.

96 percent of disabilities are invisible.

  Current 2015-2016 CDA Officers

  Michael Hoenig, MA: Co-Chair
  Program Coordinator, State & Community Projects, 
  UIHC Center for Disabilities & Development

  Janalyn Moss, MS: Co-Chair
  American History Librarian, Research & Library Instruction Department
  Student Disability Services Personal Librarian Program Coordinator

  Jefri Palermo, MA: Public Relations Coordinator
  Development Coordinator and Diversity Support &
  Resources Coordinator, School of Social Work

  Brian Manternach: Secretary
  Accessibility Coordinator, Facilities Management

  Carly Armour, MSW: Treasurer, Webmaster
  Accommodations Coordinator, Student Disability Services