Our Team

Mark Newmiller

Mark Newmiller, Director of the Disability Services Office, joined the DSO team in January 2003. A native of central New York, he holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from LeMoyne College, and a Master of Science degree in Special Education from the College of St. Rose. Mark has more than sixteen years of professional experience working with students with disabilities. Throughout his career he has been responsible for teaching, evaluating, and determining the eligibility for services of students in a range of disability areas. Prior to working in education, Mark worked in sales and spent a year working for the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games. Before becoming Director in 2012, Mark served nine years as a service provider for students with LD and ADHD.

Sabina Vermeulen

Sabina Vermeulen, Associate Director, has been working at the DSO since August 1999. Sabina was born and raised in Queens, New York. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Psychology from the College of Mount Saint Vincent, and a Master of Science degree in Education-Rehabilitation Counseling from Hunter College of The City University of New York.

Sabina has over 20 years of professional experience. Her prior employment includes Rehabilitation Counselor positions with: DSB/Wake County Schools Transition Program, NC Division of Services for the Blind, NC Vocational Rehabilitation Services, and the University at Albany; and as a Social Caseworker at the Kennedy Child Study Center. She has also held the following administrative positions: Coordinator of Rehabilitation Services at the University at Albany; Director of Rehabilitation and Raleigh Branch Manager at Goodwill Industries of Eastern NC, Inc.

Jamie Bojarski

Jamie Bojarski, Assistant Director, has been working at the DSO since June 2012. Jamie was born and raised in Erie, Pennsylvania. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Criminology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Education degree in Postsecondary Administration and Student Affairs from the University of Southern California. Jamie has over five years of professional experience working with students who have attention deficit disorder (ADHD) and learning disabilities (LD). Prior to working at NCSU, Jamie served as the support services coordinator at Indiana University.

Maggie Faulkner

Maggie Faulkner, Access Consultant, has been working in the DSO since may 2016.  Maggie was born in Bethlehem, Pa.  She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Master of Science degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from West Virginia University.

Maggie has over 25 years of professional experience in various settings and capacities, and includes the following:  Residential programs for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, Elon Homes for Children, Guilford County Mental Health. Trend Mental Health, the NC Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and most recently the Disability Services Office at Blue Ridge Community College for over eight years.

David Pletcher

David Pletcher is a native of Muncie, IN.  In Muncie he graduated from Ball State University with an degree in history with a minor in anthropology.  After his undergraduate degree was completed he spent a short time in North Carolina where he graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a Master of Arts in liberal studies.  In 2011, David received his Master of Science in academic advising from Kansas State University.  David currently resides in the RDU region and is looking forward to working with students.

Rebecca Sitton

Rebecca Sitton, Assistant Director, joined the DSO team in February 2010. A native of Greensboro, North Carolina, she received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Materials Science and Engineering from North Carolina State University. Rebecca is a certified Assistive Technology Practitioner (ATP) and Rehabilitation Engineering Technologist (RET). She has 15 years of experience working with accessible technology and persons with disabilities. Rebecca’s prior employment includes Rehabilitation Engineering and Program Specialist positions within the North Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Program and Assistive Technology Consultant and Specialist positions with the North Carolina Assistive Technology Program. Rebecca currently serves as the Assistive Technology Coordinator in the Disability Services Office.

Thomas Martin

Thomas Martin is a Raleigh Native and has lived in the Triangle area his entire life. Upon graduation from Raleigh’s Sanderson High School in 1990 Thomas entered NC State University. He graduated in 1995 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English: Writing and Editing. After working for several companies in the Research Triangle area, Mr. Martin returned to NC State University in 2000 to work as DSO’s Program Assistant. After six and a half years at DSO, he embarked upon a short stint working to coordinate interpreting services for a private agency in Wake Forest. Finally, in June 2008, Thomas again returned to NC State as the Assistant Director and Coordinator of Testing Accommodations in the Disability Services Office.

Wyona Goodwin

Wyona Goodwin, the Administrative Assistant, is a native of Bronx, New York.  Since March 2000, Wyona has worked at NC State and joined DSO in July 2007. She holds an A.A.S. degree in Office Administration from Wake Technical Community College and has completed various professional development and continuing education courses. Wyona joined the National Coalition Building Institute College Campus Coalition, NCBI in 2012 and holds an active role as a Trainer.  Wyona brings over 20 years of experience in the administrative field having worked in various areas including private sector, local and state government.

Wyona’s responsibilities include HR Rep., Budget Management, Salary Administrator, Office Manager and Supervises the office staff.

Consuelo Jones

Administrative Assistant
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