Lisa Yates, Ph.D.

Director, Disability Support Services
Library, Room 221A


I am a committed equity champion who esteems the value that diverse individuals bring to collaborative efforts to improve existing structures and systems. I view dis/abilities as predicaments impacting the body and/or mind of individuals who manage the related symptoms while navigating ableist environments, perceptions and stigma.

Educational Background

A.S., Foothill Community College.

B.A., California State University, San Bernardino.

M.A., California State University, Fullerton.

At Riverside Community College District since 2022.