Disability Program Specialist II
Project E3, Summer Leadership Experience Camp, VCU Research Project, Supported Higher Education (SHEP)
Responsibilities: Project E3: Providing technical assistance to OVR in targeted KY counties. SLE: Expand and build success for the summer leadership camp experience that is geared for high school students with disabilities to learn leadership and self advocacy skills needed to transition to postsecondary education.
Experiences: Twenty plus years serving underrepresented populations in higher education and builidng unique programs and opportunties for students with disabilities.
Reason: A strong passion for working with individuals with disabilities and those from underrepresentred groups. Partnering with community to provide equitable opportunities for individuals with disabilities.
Research: Building partnerships and networks, student success, youth leadership, social inclusion
Interests: Outdoor activities including hiking, biking and scuba diving.