Operations Assistant
Office of Community-Based Learning
410-337-6251
sawallac@goucher.edu

Education
M.A., California Baptist University, Disability Studies, Disability Policy Concentration, 2014
B.A., Goucher College, Dept. of Sociology, 2011

Additional Higher Education
A.A., Community College Baltimore County - Essex, General Studies, Computer Programming, 1994
Certificate in Computer Programming, Community College Baltimore County - Catonsville, 1990

Goucher College Committees
Americans with Disabilities Act Council
Diversity Standing Committee
Technology and Accessibility Committee

Board/Committee Membership
Baltimore County Commission on Disabilities, Commissioner (2015-Present)
The IMAGE Center for People with Disabilities, Board Member (2015-Present)

Achievements
2012 and 2010 Accessible Sailor of the Year, Downtown Sailing Center
2011 Education Advocate Award, Baltimore County Commission on Disabilities

Personal Statement 
By utilizing my experiences and education, I strive to assist individuals, especially those with disabilities, in circumventing attitudinal, social, and institutional challenges to enhance their education and become active, viable participants in our communities.