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Meet Jen Dugger
Meet Jen Dugger

Jen Dugger is the Director of the Disability Resource Center at Portland State University. Jen has worked at PSU since 2012 and has been in the field of disability resources and services for more than fifteen years. Jen co-chairs the Accessibility Committee and is heavily involved in ensuring that proactive accessibility and inclusion measures are taken across campus. She also currently serves the Association of Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD) as the Equity Officer and has been a proud member of the AHEAD Board of Directors since 2016. Jen is also the co-chair of the LGBTQA Special Interest Group for AHEAD and she received the Diversity Recognition Award at the 2016 National AHEAD Conference. Jen also served four years on the board of the ACLU of Oregon. 

Jen says that the best part of her job is working to increase the capacity of faculty and staff to be able to understand disability as a component of diversity. As a white, cisgender, queer woman, Jen understands the gravity of leveraging power and privilege for those less advantaged and does her best to stay connected to and informed by individuals and communities doing anti-oppression work. 

Please visit the Disability Resource Center website to learn more about accommodations and accessibility at PSU.