About DRC




David T. Beach, Ph.D., CRC - Director


Leisa Pickering, Ph.D., Learning and Behavioral Health Disorders Consultant
Duke Pettit II, MRC, CRC, Disability Accommodations Consultant
Stephanie Nance, MHR, Disability Accommodations Consultant
John Caldora, MEd, Disability Accommodations Consultant

Rachel Combs, MSLS, Disability Accommodations Consultant


Accommodated Test Proctoring

Lindsay Jansen, Coordinator
Helen Richardson, Assistant Coordinator

Accessible Textbooks and Course Materials

John Caldora, Alternate Text Coordinator 

Office Assistance

Julia Kovalic, Office Assistant

Contact Us

Disability Resource Center South
725 Rose Street MDS Bldg Suite 407 40536-0082
voice 859-257-2754
fax 859-257-1980
Disability Resource Center North
Gatton Student Center
160 Avenue of Champions, Room 300D
Lexington KY 40506


Parking for the Disability Resource Center South Office is available in the Kentucky Clinic Parking Structure located on Huguelet Drive at a reduced rate. Please bring your parking stub to the Disability Resource Center to have it validated for the reduced rates. There are also two reserved surface lot spaces in the parking lot adjacent to the Multidisciplinary Science Building, which are available to DRC visitors. Parking for the Disability Resource Center North Campus can be found at the parking lot adjacent to the Gatton Student Center.