Jaleassia Edgerton

Jaleassia joined Columbia Health in August 2017. In her role as assistant director of campus access and accommodations, she does the following:

  • Serves on Disability Services leadership team
  • Manages non-academic accommodations for students, including housing accommodations, service and assistance animals on campus, sign-language interpreting, and CART services as well as campus access accommodations
  • Provides guidance to faculty, staff, and students regarding accessibility issues and works closely with Housing, Facilities, Public Safety, and the University Registrar to implement campus access accommodations
  • Coordinates accommodations for students, guests, visitors, and alumni attending University-sponsored programs and events

Prior to joining Columbia Health, Jaleassia served as an equal opportunity accommodation specialist at Delta Air Lines, where she was responsible for facilitating employee accommodations.

Education

  • MS, Rehabilitation Counseling
  • BS, Professions in Deafness, Special Education Services

Certifications and Licensure

  • Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC)