Corporation founder (ERM,Inc.) with over 36 years' experience counseling injured and disabled to return to a productive lifestyle.
Hired and managed staff of 63 at height of business. Various Publications, committees and Presentations.
Instituted National Early Response Management Program at ConAgra Corporation to address immediate needs of injured employees.
Katrina Mental Health worker; US Department of Health and Human Services (SAMHSA), - Pulse, Orlando -
Vice President, Easter Seal Industries – Vocationally assist disabled adults and children .
State of Illinois, Counsellor; Vocational Assistance. -
Foundation for Rehabilitation Certification, Education and Training; Research.Board member, 1990-1998 - Founding and implementation committee, (CIRS) Certified Insurance Rehabilitation Specialist for the; (CDMS) Certified Disability Management Specialist; (CCM) Certified Case Management. -
US Government Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E), Vet Success Program; Analysis of transferable skills which includes intelligence testing, skills evaluation, values, educational history and requisite competencies needed for an appropriate and expedient return to the workplace. Interests, aptitudes, and abilities assessment. -
US Government Office of Hearing Operations; Vocational Expert, assist trier of fact with vocational research.
Children’s Memorial Hospital, La Rabida Children's Hospital, RR Donnelley & Sons, among many others, Instituted Ergonomic Resource Management programs.
Active member and supporter of ABVE since early 1980's, Board Member 2001 to 2003 and 2016 to 2018. Test revision committee, membership chair, Treasurer. IPEC founding committee. Represented ABVE and IPEC at the American Psychological Association 2014. ABVE financial auditor 2010- present. -
Crisis Care Specialist R3 Continuum .assist organizations to navigate the complexity of crisis and behavioral health absence management. -
Recipient, Ann Gilchrist Humanitarian Award; National Easter Seal Telethon. - Recipient, National Distinguished Service Registry, Vocational Rehabilitation, Library of Congress. -
Spanish and Swedish language.
American 'Board of Vocational·Experts, Diplomate; 1Certified Rehabilitation Counselor; Certified Case Manage; Certified Disability Management Specialist; Board Certified Vocational Expert and Senior Disability Analyst; Member, American Psychological Association; Licensed Clinical Professional Counsellor; Licensed Mental Health Counsellor. Certified Ergonomic Associate;