I am very much interested in technology for the visually impaired - specifically Apple products. I also collect Lionel trains.
I was drawn to PILC first as a consumer when I began to ride SpecTrans and become more independent in my mobility. I am a true believer in the mission of PILC and the independence of all people with disabilities.
B.s. Radio/TV from WTAMU M.A. Speech Communication WTAMU
Faculty member in the Speech department at Amarillo College
I love to listen to audiobooks and podcasts. I love to try new things. Right now, I am learning to play golf.
I am a board member at PILC because as a disabled person, I have been fortunate to have a rewarding career, and I want to help people with disabilities find their own success either by achieving independent living or vocational skills.
Master's Degree in Psychology, Sociology, and Criminal justice. I have worked in the insurance and financial industries. I have been on the Texas State Independent Living Council for 1 1/2 years. I am currently the Vice Chair on that council.
I enjoy doing historical-based renaissance re-creation. This includes fencing, cooking, and brewing beer and wine.
I have a passion for advocating for those with disabilities.
Bachelors of Disciplinary (Special Education)
My hobbies are gardening, camping, and hiking.
I want to share my expertise in education and transitioning young adults into the real world.