Chris is DeafBlind with Usher Syndrome type 1. He has worked at Helen Keller National Center for seven years and has been its Associate Executive Director for five. He is currently serving a second term as the North American region representative for the World Federation of the DeafBlind. He served on the board of American Association of the DeafBlind for almost a decade until last year. He is one of the administrators of the DeafBlind Thoughts, a Facebook group open to only the DeafBlind. Before working at Helen Keller National Center, he worked for thirteen years as a high school teacher at Wisconsin School for the Deaf. He also worked for three years as English as Second Language instructor at Gallaudet University. He holds a Master’s degree in Latin American Studies from the George Washington University and a Master degree in Bilingual-Bicultural Deaf Education from McDaniel College. Want to know more, feel free to ask Chris!
17th Deafblind International World Conference 2019
Hosted by Able Australia and supported by Deafblind International
August 12-16, 2019 | Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa, 158 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise Queensland 4217 Australia
http://dbiaustralia2019.com.au | Event hashtags: #dbi2019australia #deafblindworldconference
Iceberg Events | PO Box 1179, Milton Qld Australia | Phone +61 7 3876 4988