DSPS Mission Statement
The overall mission of DSPS is to provide exemplary instruction, support services and access to students with disabilities. DSPS will support students with disabilities in educationally related activities consistent with the mission and vision of CCSF and in compliance with federal and state laws.
With equal access as its hallmark, the faculty and staff of DSPS are committed to the following:
- Opportunity - To ensure equal educational opportunities and encourage retention of students with disabilities who have the potential to achieve academic, vocational and life skills goals consistent with the CCSF mission.
- Empowerment - To empower students with disabilities to achieve independence and integration leading to maximum participation in the college and community.
- Awareness - To provide information and support to CCSF employees and students in carrying out the institution's responsibilities to students with disabilities.
- Community - To serve both as a resource to the community and a linkage between students with disabilities and community agencies.
DSPS Staff and Faculty
DSPS Department Chairperson:
Olga Galvez (Merritt)
Carol Amen - Full Time Counselor
Geoffrey Brown - LD Specialist/ Part Time Counselor
Terence Chuck - Full Time Counselor
Ellen Conaway - LD Specialist/ Part Time Counselor
Erica Tom - Full Time Counselor
Tina Wong - Part Time Counselor
Classified Office Staff & Classroom Aides:
Franklin "Frankie" Chavez - Alternate Media Specialist
Elizabeth Cruz - Junior Management Assistant
Luong Tran - System Administrator
Kathy C. Williamson
Sarah Liv Beck