Implementing a new plan for the upcoming year? Trying to educate board members in a non-threatening way? Working toward solutions, but hitting barriers? Trying to get your employees to understand the ‘big picture’ but have no time or layout with which to train?
You may need of a facilitator with working knowledge of business, non-profit sector, direct service, school systems, state agencies, disability history, systemic issues and public policy. Annette has developed the skills you need to move forward. With a direct communication style, creativity and an entrepreneurial spirit, Annette thinks out of the box to help you develop solutions and strategies for your business.
Experienced in the field of disability through professional and educational experiences, Annette is also personally passionate about advocating for improved post-secondary outcomes, greater access and increased opportunities for individuals with disabilities. She is a seasoned trainer and speaker who can do the tough work for you with a soft, but firm touch.
In Kentucky, Annette provided guidance as the Chair of the Five-Year State Plan for the Commonwealth Council for Developmental Disabilities, planning for the future of individuals with disabilities with a budget of approximately 7 million dollars. In addition, she has acted in the capacity of coordinator for the Bluegrass Coalition of Workforce Diversity whose mission is to increase collaboration among employers, providers and job seekers.
For more detail about Annette’s varied experiences, check out the ‘consulting’ page.