Naomi Rust started working at UTC in the Disability Resource Center in July 2015. Pursuing a passion to help people, she joined the DRC to proctor exams to students with disabilities.

Hailing from the mountains of Western North Carolina, Naomi has lived off and on in the Chattanooga area since 2007, with some brief time spent in Northeastern California during 2009-2011. She now resides in Northern Georgia with her husband and their doggy 'daughter' Libby. They enjoy exploring the great outdoors and attending Chattanooga FC games.