Teresa Belluscio’s professional career spans over 25 years in disability service management, ADA compliance and working with individuals with disabilities. She served as the Director of the Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) Disabilities Office for 20 years overseeing 12 professional staff and serving approximately 675 students with disabilities per semester, as well as providing job accommodations for EKU employees. Ms. Belluscio is a Board-Certified Life Coach (BCC) and has a practice coaching individuals with disabilities. She earned a Master’s degree from the University of Kentucky in Rehabilitation Counseling (MRC) and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Louisville.
Ms. Belluscio has held various leadership roles in Kentucky including Co-Chair of the Governors ADA Taskforce, and President, Secretary and Conference Chair of the Kentucky Association on Higher Education and Disabilities. She has presented at numerous conferences on topics related to ADA and equal access, and internationally in Belfast, Ireland and Vancouver, Canada.