Katie A. Nekiunas

Katie Nekiunas joined Columbia Health in 2013. In her current role as a Coordinator at Disability Services, Katie does the following:

  • Serves on Student Case Management Team
  • Serves as Coordinator/Case Manager for a 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

Prior to joining Columbia, Katie worked in other schools in New York City as a school counselor and in disability services. Prior to her work in New York City, she taught English in Tokyo, Japan for four years. Katie loves knitting, running, biking and traveling. She loves trying different kinds of food and is often exploring restaurants.

Education:

  • M.S., School Counseling, CUNY Brooklyn College
  • B.A., Psychology, The George Washington University

Certifications and Licensure:

  • New York Provisional School Counselor License
  • New Jersey School Counselor License