Academic Accommodations And Accessibility

Jay Castor

Manager

jay.castor@wichita.edu

(316) 978-7730

Tessa Downs

Accessible Document Specialist

tessa.downs@wichita.edu

(316) 978-3575

Overview

Tessa graduated from Wichita State University May 2019 with her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Graphic Design. She has been working as an Accessible Document Specialist to help aid visually impaired students at WSU since September 2018.

Em Kribs

Senior Educational Accessibility Specialist

em.kribs@wichita.edu

(316) 978-7772

Overview

Em is a senior educational accessibility specialist, which primarily involves adapting course materials for students with visual impairments. She holds a master's degree in communication from Wichita State University, and a bachelor's degree in languages, literatures, and cultures from Colorado State University. Em also works with the Office of Instructional Resources.

Erik McCall

Accessible Document Specialist

erik.mccall@wichita.edu

(316) 978-3575

Overview

After graduating from WSU with a bachelors of science in healthcare management, Erik worked in document organization and correction for Parallon Healthcare. This involved working with healthcare documents in various states of disrepair and the certification, scanning and archiving of vital documents. Erik currently works in PDF remediation and accessible documentation to aid those with visual disabilities and others with difficulties accessing documentation.