WNC Accessibility Committee


The Accessibility is committed to ensuring that our programs, services and activities are accessible to all.

Charge (Mission & Values)

The mission of the Accessibility Committee is to establish standards of a college wide policy to ensure compliance with the 2017 Board of Regents policy and any and all applicable federal and state laws governing access by an individual with a disability to information and communication technology at Western Nevada College.

Committee Goals

  • Develop institutional policies and procedures to comply with Board of Regents policy.
  • Establish a process for auditing college resources, services, course content etc. for accessibility compliance.
  • Identify educational training opportunities for faculty and staff about resources available to ensure accessible content.

Committee Chairs: Susan Trist; susan.trist @wnc.edu and Troy Wadsworth; troy.wadsworth@wnc.edu


  • Susan Trist, co-chair
  • Troy Wadsworth, co-chair
  • Amanda Godin (Classified)
  • Greg Sly (WCTE)
  • Mary Gillespie (LA)
  • Kathryn Cocking (NAH)
  • Robert Ciminski (NAH)
  • Rachael Schneider (webmaster)
  • Justin McMenomy (Learning and innovation)
  • Nichole Paul (Learning and Innovation)
  • Dana Ryan (President Designee, institutional oversight)



Committee Bylaws

Information and Communication Technology Accessibility Committee bylaws