Naomi Hege (she/her) recently joined the Disability and Access team (D&A) team as the Outreach and Education Coordinator. After obtaining her BA in Sociology, Naomi worked in nonprofit oral history collection and museum accessibility in New York before moving to Texas to complete her MSSW at UT. She was initially drawn to D&A due to the department’s emphasis on universal design and disability as diversity, and she is excited to contribute to making the university a more equitable and inclusive space in her new role. In her free time, Naomi enjoys swimming, reading, playing with her dog, and watching reality television.
Drew Graf (he/his) is excited to be joining the D&A team as an Access Coordinator! Drew has a B.A. in Psychology, an M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and is currently working towards the completion of his dissertation within a Ph.D. Counselor Education & Supervision program. Drew is new to Austin, having recently moved here from Pittsburgh, PA. While in Pittsburgh, he served as the Director of Disability Services at Duquesne University. Drew is enthusiastic about working with college students and is dedicated to achieving equal access to education for all. In his free time, he likes to work on house projects, listen to music, and spend time with his family.