Carolyn Funke

Carolyn joined Columbia Health in July 2020. In her current role as coordinator at Disability Services, Carolyn:

  • Serves on Student Case-Management team
  • Serves as Coordinator/Case-Manager for cohort of students with disabilities providing ongoing support, specialized services, and coordination of accommodations
  • Evaluates medical, psychological, and psycho-educational documentation to identify reasonable disability accommodations
  • Provides guidance to faculty, administrators and students regarding disability and accommodation issues; works with instructors and academic departments to implement students' approved academic adjustments and accommodations

In her free time, Carolyn loves to spend time outdoors running and hiking with her husband and daughter. She teaches yoga and volunteers with Crisis Text Line in her spare time. During football season she’s cheering for her hometown team, the Buffalo Bills.


  • MSW, Fordham University
  • BA, Buffalo State College

Certifications and Licenses

  • Licensed Master Social Worker, New York State