Sept. 6, 2018 – Aurora, CO – William Flowers has been named the Director of the Office of Disability and Equity at the Community College of Aurora (CCA).
"Mr. Flowers continues his commitment to disability and equity issues as he steps into this new role," said Tamara White, Associate Vice President for Students. "We are confident he will continue to bring an increased level of awareness to the entire college as he represents these issues for our students."
Flowers is responsible for ensuring that the policies, procedures, and services of the office and the College comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended and with section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. This includes managing the accommodations process by acting as the point of contact for staff, faculty, students, and community members regarding all disabilities that may affect a student's ability to succeed in college.
He formerly was the Coordinator of the Office of Disability and Equity at CCA for a year prior to his promotion. Flowers holds a master's degree in Creative Writing from the University of North Carolina Wilmington and a B.A. in English from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
About the Community College of Aurora (CCA)
The Community College of Aurora (CCA) provides high-quality instruction and student support services to Aurora and Denver, Colorado. The college offers courses on two campuses and online courses for degree or certificate completion. CCA students engage in programs that help them realize their potential by preparing them for transfer to a four-year institution and employment.