Office of Disability and Access

  • Joanna Timmerman

Joanna Timmerman

Personal pronouns: she/her/hers

As Assistant Director of Disability and Access, Joanna’s goals are to help students feel empowered and valued, provide a space of comfort and bravery on campus, and advocate for students with disabilities through educational programming.

Further, Joanna is honored to advocate for underrepresented students, faculty, and staff at the College and beyond as part of the Division for Inclusion and Community Engagement.

Joanna’s office is located on the Lower Level of Myrin Library in the shared space with Office of Disability and Access and UCARE. She can be reached by email at

Joanna lives in Phoenixville with her dog, Maxie (see his profile below). The two can be seen strolling Bridge Street after work or relaxing outside on campus. Joanna also enjoys napping, sewing, yoga, ice cream, and engaging in service.


  • Maxie Timmerman

    Support Animal & Therapy Dog

    bring treats to ODA in lower myrin


  • B.S., Psychology and Educational Studies, Ursinus College
  • M.A., Education (higher education concentration), Villanova University