Personable and Professional

Koontz, Kathleen

Director of Student Accessibility and Disability Services

Kathleen is a native to Western North Carolina and bas worked in North Carolina Public Schools as a high-school English Teacher, Drop-out Prevention Specialist, and Counselor before joining higher education in the field of Student Accessibility.

Her grandmother, who graduated from Brevard Institute in 1922 and worked as a life-long educator, instilled in Kathleen the importance of recognizing and cultivating hidden human potential. In her free time, Kathleen works toward a goal: hiking as many trails in Pisgah National Forest (and other places) as possible.


M.A.Ed., University of North Carolina Greensboro, School Counseling

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, English-Secondary Education


Contact Information

Phone Number: 828.884.8131