University Disability Coordinator
Marie A. Trottier is the Section 504/ADA Coordinator at Harvard University, reporting to the Assistant to the President. In this position she works with all the schools and departments in the areas of disability compliance for academics, human resources, architectural access and events dealing with members of the outside public.
She is currently Co-Chair of the Governor’s Commission for Employment of People with Disabilities in Massachusetts, and is also a member and Secretary of the Board of Trustees of Mt. Wachusett Community College in Massachusetts. Recently she was appointed by Massachusetts Gov. Romney to his new 15 member Diversity Council. At Harvard, she serves on a fellowships committee that awards grants to students each summer in the areas of Public Service. She serves on the Board of Trustees of the Harvard University Employees Credit Union and is President of the Board of Directors for the Institute for Human Centered Design. She is currently serving as President of the Board of Trustees of the Lafayette Condominium Trust in Boston.
She does extensive public speaking and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Disability Policy and Compliance for educational institutions, businesses, employers and public accommodations.