Steve Moats

Director, Student Disability Resources
1076 Student Services Building


B.A., Psychology and Sociology, Mt. Mercy College

M.A., Rehabilitation Counseling, University of Iowa


I grew up in Monticello, IA, I was born in Winner, SD. 

Favorite ISU memory or tradition:

A funny memory from a few years ago: on day one of my employment here at ISU while walking outside between Beardshear and Curtiss hall for a meeting, I was welcomed with a special delivery from above- a crow dropping landed directly on my head...true story!

Favorite Motto:

"Carpe Diem (Seize the day)" "Try another way"


Sports enthusiast, fun with family and grandchildren, tinkering on home improvement projects


Doing the right things to raise my family and impact our world in a positive manner. Actions speak more loudly than words...

Favorite Food:

I haven't met a flavor of ice cream, donut or pizza that didn't like me!

Fun Facts:

Left handed, played baseball in college, team trainer for college basketball team, proud father of four adult children, Eagle Scout

What I love most about my job:

Daily interaction with bright, motivated college students, faculy, and staff.

I'm listening to:

Good music from the 80's, 90's, and today

I'm watching:

I enjoy watching a variety of sports as well as Gold Rush.