Keshia S. Pershad

Keshia joined Columbia University in 2013 and enjoys being back on a college campus. In her current role of Assistant  Accommodations Manager at Disability Services (DS), Keshia does the following:

  • Serves on Testing team
  • Manages daily exam schedule at Disability Services
  • Supervises undergraduate accommodated exam administration and implements testing accommodations for students with disabilities
  • Assists in the recruitment, training and supervision of student staff, including exam proctors and graduate assistants

Keshia is a native New Yorker who enjoys baking, traveling, and playing softball with the Diablitos, one of Columbia’s employee teams.


  • B.A., Criminal Justice, Villanova University

Community and Volunteer Activities:

  • Volunteer activities coordinated through Villanova’s Alumni Association