MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Teresa McCourt has been appointed assistant director of the WVU Center for Excellence in Disabilities (CED).


“Teresa is a strong leader who has the vision to guide programs effectively and ensure they respond to the needs of individuals with disabilities and their families” said Lesley Cottrell, PhD, director of the WVU CED.

McCourt is a licensed social worker who obtained a master’s degree in strategic leadership from Mountain State University and is currently pursuing a doctorate in human servicse from Capella University. She has served as the program manager of the Specialized Family Care (SFC) program at the WVU CED since 2013.

McCourt spends her work week working in both the CED’s Morgantown and Big Chimney offices. To reach her, email