Mary Nilan

Mary (she/her) joined Columbia Health in January 2022. In her role as a Senior Case Manager, Mary serves on Student Case Management team and serves as Case Manager for a cohort of students with disabilities by providing ongoing support, specialized services, and coordination of accommodations. She evaluates medical, psychological, and psycho-educational documentation to identify reasonable disability accommodations;  provides guidance to faculty, administrators, and students regarding disability and accommodation issues; and works with instructors and academic departments to implement students' approved academic adjustments and accommodations.

Mary enjoys reading, running, trying new ice cream flavors, and spending time with her family and friends.


  • M.S.W., New York University
  • B.A., University of Virginia

Certifications and Licensure

  • Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) in the State of New York