Executive Committee

Association Officers

President

Ms. Wendy Strobel Gower (2020-2023)
Cornell University
Institute on Employment and Disability
201 Dolgen Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
Contact Wendy Strobel Gower

Vice President

Dr. Andre Washington (2022-2023)
Langston University
RRTC on Research and Capacity Building for Minority Entities
6700 N. MLK
Oklahoma City, OK 73111
Contact Andre Washington

Past President

Dr. Jae Kennedy (2020-2023)
Washington State University
Department of Health Policy and Administration
PO Box 1495
Spokane, WA 99210
Contact Jae Kennedy

President Elect

 

Secretary

Dr. Marianne Farkas (2020-2023)
Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Boston University/Sargent College
940 Commonwealth Ave. West
Boston, MA 02215
Contact Marianne Farkas

Executive Committee Members-at-Large

Ms. Jessica Chaiken (2022-2025)
National Rehab. Information Center (NARIC)
HeiTech Services, Inc.
8400 Corporate Drive, Suite 500
Landover, MD 20785
Contact Jessica Chaiken
Dr. Rayna Sage (2022-2025)
Project Director
RTC: Rural
Room 253 Corbin Hall
University of Montana
Missoula, MT 59812-7056
Rayna.sage@umontana.edu
Ms. Dana Barton (2020-2024)
Rocky Mountain ADA Center
Meeting the Challenge
3630 Sinton Road, Suite 103
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
Contact Dana Barton
Dr. Sarah von Schrader (2020-2023)
Cornell University
Institute on Employment and Disability
Dolgen Hall, Room 303B
Ithaca, NY 14853
Contact Sarah von Schrader
Dr. Kathleen Murphy (2019-2023)
American Institutes for Research (AIR)
4700 Mueller Blvd
Austin, TX 78723
Contact Kathleen Murphy
Ms. Joann Starks (2019-2023)
American Institutes for Research (AIR)
4700 Mueller Blvd
Austin, TX 78723
Contact Joann Starks

Committee Chairs

Committee Descriptions

Program Committee

Dr. Andre Washington (2022-2023)
Langston University
RRTC on Research and Capacity Building for Minority Entities
6700 N. MLK
Oklahoma City, OK 73111
Contact Andre Washington

Nominating Committee

Dr. Jae Kennedy (2020-2023)
Washington State University
Department of Health Policy and Administration
PO Box 1495
Spokane, WA 99210
Contact Jae Kennedy

By-Laws and Rules and Regulations

Dr. E. Sally Rogers (2016-2023)
Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Boston University/Sargent College
940 Commonwealth Ave. West
Boston, MA 02215
Contact Sally Rogers

KT and Training Committee

Dr. Kathleen Murphy (2019-2024)
American Institutes for Research (AIR)
4700 Mueller Blvd
Austin, TX 78723
Contact Kathleen Murphy

Legislative Committee

Dr. Jae Kennedy (2020-2023)
Washington State University
Department of Health Policy and Administration
PO Box 1495
Spokane, WA 99210
Contact Jae Kennedy

Membership Committee

Ms. Jessica Chaiken (2016-2023)
National Rehab. Information Center (NARIC)
HeiTech Services, Inc.
8400 Corporate Drive, Suite 500
Landover, MD 20785
Contact Jessica Chaiken

Research Committee

Dr. Allen Heinemann (2022-2024)
Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Center for Rehabilitation Outcomes Research (CROR).
355 East Erie Street, Suite 14S.
Chicago, IL  60611-2654.
Contact Allen Heinemann

Communications Committee

Mr. Mark Odum (2016-2023)
National Rehab. Information Center (NARIC)
HeiTech Services, Inc
8400 Corporate Drive, Suite 500
Landover, MD 20785
Contact Mark Odum

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee

Dr. Andre Washington (2020-2023)
Langston University
RRTC on Research and Capacity Building for Minority Entities
6700 N. MLK
Oklahoma City, OK 73111
Contact Andre Washington

Ms. Jessica Chaiken (2020-2023)
National Rehab. Information Center (NARIC)
HeiTech Services, Inc.
8400 Corporate Drive, Suite 500
Landover, MD 20785
Contact Jessica Chaiken