SAS Contact Information – Programs, Staff & Locations

(Formerly known as DSPS)

Due to campus closures resulting from COVID-19 all SAS support services have moved online temporarily.

Student Accessibility Services (SAS) Counseling appointments can be scheduled using our SAS Online Appointment System. Students new to College of Alameda’s Student Accessibility Services should apply for SAS services prior to scheduling an appointment with a counselor.

Thank you for your patience during this challenging time.

SAS Main Office – D117

510-748-2328 (Messages will be checked and returned)

Regular SAS Hours: Monday – Friday  8:00-4:30

Hours may vary during winter break, spring break, summer break, and during campus holidays. 

Denise Maffett – Staff Assistant 510-748-2157

Aurora Laniohan – Data Specialist 510-748-2337

Debbie Green – Retired, June 2021.  Please contact for assistance.

Jacinda Marshall – SAS Counselor 510-748-2314

Nadeesha Dias – SAS Counselor 510-748-2242

Belinda Van Buhler – Support Services Specialist 510-748-2103

Rachel Goodwin – SAS Coordinator 510-748-2326

Maria Brown – Part-Time Instructor


Adapted Computer Learning Center & Cognitive Skills Program – D116


Michelle Custino – Adapted Computer Technician, Alt Media 510-748-2115

Phyllis Tappe – Part-Time Cognitive Skills Instructor 

Vacant 2021 –  Assistive Technology Instructor


Learning Skills Program – L210


Lynn Rex, Ph.D. – Learning Disabilities Specialist 510-748-2388

Instructional Assistant  510-748-2123


College to Career Program – CV136


Jennifer Sanoh–  C2C Coordinator/Counselor 510-748-2359

VACANT – C2C Job Developer

Wanda Wright – Ed Coach/Instructional Assistant 510-748-5263

Laura Spencer Vacca – Ed Coach/Instructional Assistant 510-748-2138

Beth Rudolf – Part-Time Instructor

Felice Botts – Part-Time Instructor

Phyllis Tappe – Part-Time  Instructor 


Work Ability III – CV136


Lawrence Silva – Retired June 2021 WorkAbility III Coordinator

Vacant – WorkAbility Job Developer

Aurora Laniohan – WorkAbility Assistant (510) 748-2337