858-603-9835 info@includeautism.org PO Box 720072, San Diego, CA, 92172

Adam Kasarda


An Ohio native, Adam moved to San Diego 12 years ago to pursue a graduate degree and never left. Adam is the Director for Disability Resource Center for California State University Dominguez Hills. Adam received his BA in Psychology and Masters in Counseling Psychology from the University of Kentucky and his Masters in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Alliant International University. Adam has always been drawn to working with and helping children, whether it be teaching swim lessons or working with Big Brothers Big Sisters or being a camp counselor, it’s always been a passion.

In his spare time you can find Adam enjoying all the great things San Diego has to offer; hiking trails, beaches and craft beer. He also enjoys building things and watching The Ohio State Buckeyes Football team and the Kentucky Wildcats’ Basketball Team.

Adam lives in north county San Diego with his wife Melissa and two dogs, Lily and Beau.

Little known fact about Adam: He and his wife Melissa are World Champions in Beach Bocce Ball.