Contact

Contact us via email at sds@kennesaw.edu.

Kennesaw Campus - Main Office
Location: Kennesaw Hall, Suite 1205

Mailing Address:
585 Cobb Ave NW
MD 0128
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Phone: (470) 578-2666
Fax: (470) 578-9111

Kennesaw Campus - Annex
Location: Kennesaw Hall, Room 1209

Phone: (470) 578-3197
Fax: (470) 578-9111

Marietta Campus
Location: Joe Mack Wilson Student Center, Suite 160

Mailing Address:
860 Rossbacher Way
Room 160, MD 9008
Marietta, GA 30060

Phone: (470) 578-7361
Fax: (470) 578-9111

Office Hours:
Kennesaw: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm
Marietta: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm

Department Org. Chart

Staff

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      Paula M. Almond, M.S.

      Director of Student Disability Services

      Paula has served in various capacities within the University System of Georgia since 1992. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Georgia and a Master of Science in Counseling and Psychological Services from Georgia State University with an emphasis in Rehabilitation Counseling.

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        Melissa Cameron

        Testing Coordinator

        Melissa is responsible for proctoring exams and providing accommodations for students who are registered with SDS. Prior to joining SDS, Melissa was the Administrative Assistant in the Psychiatric and Social Services clinic on the Kennesaw Campus. She also has experience teaching life skills to adults with disabilities as well as providing job training.

        When Melissa is not working she enjoys spending time with friends and family, going to movies and concerts, and reading.

        • Bonna Lenyszyn

          Bonna Lenyszyn, CI & CT

          Deaf and Hard of Hearing Manager

          Bonna Lenyszyn is a nationally certified Sign Language Interpreter and has been a Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services professional since 2002. Bonna graduated from the University of Georgia with a degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders in 2000, received a 4.0 in the Gallaudet ASL summer program in 2000, and completed the Sign Language Interpreting Program at Georgia Perimeter College (now GSU) in 2002.

          Throughout her years serving the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community, Bonna has interpreted in K-12, was staff interpreter at Georgia Council for the Hearing Impaired (now GCDHH), and served as director of Camp Juliena for Deaf and Hard of Hearing youth and teens for 11 summers. Bonna joined Kennesaw State University in 2018 after serving 11 years in the Office of Disability Services at Georgia State University. She is passionate in her support of equal access both in the academic arena and in the broader community.

          When she's not working, Bonna enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons. Her family enjoys being on the water and spending time together outdoors.

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            Krystalle Jacob, M.S.Ed.

            Administrative Assistant

            Krystalle serves as the first point of contact for students, faculty/staff, and guests seeking assistance with SDS. Krystalle graduated from Georgia State University in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a minor in Educational Psychology. After a practicum with the Education Sciences Research Lab at the Marcus Autism Center, Krystalle went back to school at Indiana University Bloomington for an M.S. Ed in Learning and Developmental Sciences, Educational Psychology, and graduated in Fall 2020.

            When she is not at work, Krystalle loves to read, listen to music, watch movies, and spend time with family and friends.

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              Nastassia Sanabria, M.Ed., NCC

              Assistant Director

              Nastassia serves as the Assistant Director of Student Disability Services at the Kennesaw campus. She joined Kennesaw State University in 2013. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from University of Georgia, and a Master of Education degree in Professional Counseling from University of West Georgia. Nastassia has a professional background in vocational rehabilitation counseling as well as in career counseling.

              When she's not working, Nastassia enjoys reading, traveling, spending time with her family, and watching sci-fi and horror movies.

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                Danielle Settineri

                Testing Coordinator

                Danielle joined SDS on the Marietta Campus on October of 2014, and then transitioned to the Kennesaw Campus in July 2015. She is responsible for proctoring exams and providing accommodations for students registered with Student Disability Services. Danielle graduated from Southern Polytechnic State University, now Kennesaw State University, with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a Minor in Business.

                • Megan McKean

                  Megan McKean

                  Disability Services Coordinator

                  Megan joined the SDS team in November 2021 and serves as the Disability Services Coordinator. She enjoys getting to know KSU students registered with SDS through developing individualized accommodation plans and providing academic coaching. 
                  Megan's professional background includes a B.A. in Recreation Therapy from the University of North Carolina Wilmington. She has close to a decade of experience supporting adults with disabilities in pursuits of recreation, employment, and now education.

                  In time outside of work, Megan enjoys gardening, cooking, and exploring trails around Atlanta with her very energetic dog. 

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                    Katie Fahn, MS, CRC, NCC

                    Assistant Director

                    Katie Fahn serves as the Assistant Director of Student Disability Services at the Marietta Campus. She is an alumna of Kennesaw State University where she received a Bachelor of Architecture in 2009. Identifying her passion for serving STEAM students with disabilities she attended Georgia State University and received her Master's in Rehabilitation Counseling. She has been affiliated with KSU's Marietta Campus community since 2003.

                    When she's not working, Katie enjoys spending time listening to audiobooks, crocheting and traveling with family and friends.

                    • Jena Mozley

                      Jena Mozley, M.Ed.

                      Disability Services Coordinator

                      Jena is a Disability Services Coordinator on the Marietta campus. She is an alumna of Ohio University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Communication and Master of Education degree in Counseling. In her spare time, she enjoys going to concerts, trying new restaurants, and traveling.

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                        Melanie Wall

                        Office Manager

                        Melanie is the Office Manager for Students Disability Services. She is also an alumna of Kennesaw State University where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education. She even student taught in Costa Rica for four months before graduating. Melanie taught first and second grade for eight years before transitioning to Kennesaw State University.

                        In her spare time, she loves to cross stitch, watch movies and TV shows, and most importantly, be with her two children and husband.

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                          Morgan Arnaud

                          Testing Coordinator

                          Morgan is an alumna of Kennesaw State University where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing fetch with her dog, and watching Alabama football. 

                          • Abby LaForge

                            Abby LaForge, CRC, NCC

                            Outreach and Transition Coordinator

                            Abby serves as the Outreach and Transition Coordinator of Student Disability Services on both campuses. She graduated from Oglethorpe University in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology before going on to obtain her Master of Science in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling from Georgia State University. After interning with Counseling & Psychological Services at KSU, Abby knew she wanted to work alongside students with disabilities to help them succeed. She now oversees the outreach efforts for SDS and assists KSU students as they transition into and out of SDS.

                            When she’s not at work, Abby enjoys baking, being outside, and playing disc golf with her husband.

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