Marianne Huger Thomson serves as the Senior Director of the Academic Support and Access Center (ASAC). In this role, Dr. Thomson oversees academic support resources, disability services, and the student athlete support program. Prior to her role in t… More
Juliann joined the Academic Support and Access Center team in June of 2015. Specializing in academic support and retention initiatives, she leads the Learning Resources team in offering academic skills support, tutoring, and supplemental instruction.… More
Ashley Rozendaal is the Program Director for the Student-Athlete Support Program. The Student-Athlete Support Program provides academic support and life skills development for all American University student-athletes through holistic counseling and p… More
Linda Mass joined the counseling staff of the Academic Support Center in the fall of 1987. Her field of expertise is the impact of learning disabilities and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder on the social, emotional, and academic development o… More
Meaghan joined the staff of the Academic Support and Access Center in the spring of 2014. Meaghan has a background in providing academic and social support to students with disabilities. She has previously worked in both disability support and counse… More
Nancy Sydnor-Greenberg has been Coordinator of the Learning Services Program in the Academic Support and Access Center since the fall of 2005. Prior to joining AU, she worked as a free-lance writer for national advocacy organizations, covering nation… More
Anna joined the Academic Support and Access Center as the Learning Services Program Writing Mentor and a Writing Lab Counselor in fall 2013. Anna now works with first-year and upper-class Learning Services Program students, as well as other AU stude… More
Spencer Bonahoom is the Academic and Life Skills Counselor for student-athletes. A member of the Student-Athlete Support Program, he provides academic support to the wrestling, women’s soccer, and field hockey teams. He is also responsible for implem… More
Erin Saunders is the Academic Support Counselor for Student-Athletes in the Student-Athlete Support Program. A major focus of her role is to provide academic support to Men’s and Women’s Cross Country/Track and Field, Men’s and Women’s Swimming and D… More
Amanda Harrison joined the ASAC in fall of 2010. Amanda serves as an Accommodations Coordinator, helping students with disabilities access and participate in the AU community. She is also a doctoral student at American, studying European history.
Nicole joined American University in November 2009. Nicole is an AU Alum with an undergraduate degree from the College of Arts & Sciences, and a Master's degree in Public Administration from the School of Public Affairs.
erica primarily coordinates testing and notetaking accommodations for students with disabilities in the ASAC. She is also a graduate student at AU in the special education program and enjoys relating her coursework to her position in the ASAC.
Ira Fabri holds an MA in International Communications, with a concentration in Global Media Studies, from AU's School of International Service. She also holds a Master's degree in English from the University of Torino, Italy. She started her career a… More
Alisa Louther joined American University in April 2015 as the Assistive Technology Specialist in the Academic Support and Access Center. Alisa is open to helping students, staff and faculty learn about Universal Design, and technology AU provides. Sh… More
Ricardo received his Bachelor's in Multimedia Journalism from Florida Atlantic University. He is also an American University alumnus, receiving his Master's in Education with a concentration in Curriculum and Instruction. Prior to arriving at America… More
Cathy McDonald came to AU and the Academic Support Center in the summer of 2003, having worked previously in undergraduate admissions at another university. McDonald is committed to the mission of the ASAC and enjoys working collaboratively to provid… More