Lisa Caringer

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Lisa has been with SIU Disability Support Services since 2002. Before becoming the Director she was the Coordinator for Assistive Technology and Learning Disability Services as well as the Coordinator for Sensory Disabilities. She also worked as a Technical Assistance Coordinator through a Department of Education grant at DSS.  Before coming to DSS, she worked as Disability Services Coordinator at John A. Logan College, a Rehabilitation Counselor for the Deaf at the Tennessee Division of Rehabilitation Services, and a Service Representative for the Social Security Administration.

Lisa completed her graduate degree in Rehabilitation Counseling at SIU Carbondale, working as a Graduate Assistant at the SIU Achieve Program for students with Learning Disabilities. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Sign Language Interpreting from Maryville College and is a nationally certified interpreter. Lisa has presented at several conferences, including the Association on Higher Education and Disability and the Postsecondary Disability Training Institute.

Contact Lisa Caringer

Primary Contact
Phone: (618) 453-5738
Email: lcare@siu.edu

Write to: 

Attention: Lisa Caringer
Disability Support Services
Woody Hall 247
Mail Code 4705
900 South Normal Avenue
Carbondale, Illinois 62901