Speakers

Loren Bohlen
Loren Bohlen
NYCDOE
Executive Director, Regional Partnerships and Transition
Ask and Share: Preparing for the IEP Meeting
The Special Education Continuum of Services

NYC DOE, Division of Specialized Instruction and Student Support (DSISS)
Gloria Corsino
Gloria Corsino
Citywide Council for Special Education
Co-President
Getting involved: Lessons Learned by Parent Leaders

JC Cortez
JC Cortez
Sinergia
Director of Training & Development
Getting Support: Resources and Advocates

Nicole Dais-Lewis
Nicole Dais-Lewis
Bronx ACCES-VR
Business Relations Representative
Transitioning into Adult Life

Kristyn D'Andrea
Kristyn D'Andrea
NYC Department of Education
Supervisor of Occupational Therapy
What Are Related Services?

NYC Department of Education
Andrea Daniels
Andrea Daniels
District 75 President's Council
President
Getting involved: Lessons Learned by Parent Leaders

Jennifer Dull
Jennifer Dull
NYC Department of Education
Director of Intensive Behavior Intervention
Promoting Positive Behavior at all Ages

Christina Foti
Christina Foti
Department of Education
Deputy Chief Academic Officer
Featured Speaker

Department of Education
Shavonda Guilford
Shavonda Guilford
Bronx Regional Partnership Center
Special Education Trainer
Ask and Share: Preparing for the IEP Meeting

John Hammer
John Hammer
NYCDOE
Chief Executive Director - Special Education Office
Summer Supports / Community Resources

Heather Hermansen
Heather Hermansen
NYCDOE- TCAC
Borough Director, Manhattan Transition and College Access Center (TCAC)
Transitioning into Adult Life

Carol Himes
Carol Himes
New York Peace Institute
Senior Manager, Family Programs
Getting Support: Resources and Advocates

Shelly Klainberg
Shelly Klainberg
District 75
Deputy Superintendent
Summer Supports / Community Resources

Bethany LaLonde
Bethany LaLonde
College of Staten Island/ CUNY LEADS
CUNY LEADS Job Developer
Transitioning into Adult Life

Melanie Leong
Melanie Leong
New York City Department of Education
Manager of Speech Services
What Are Related Services?

Audrey Mangan
Audrey Mangan
NYCDOE
Manhattan Borough Instructional Specialist
Transitioning into Adult Life

,NYCDOE
Satish Moorthy
Satish Moorthy
New York City Department of Education
Behavior Specialist
Promoting Positive Behavior at all Ages

Maggie Moroff
Maggie Moroff
Advocates for Children of New York
Senior Special Education Policy Coordinator
Getting Support: Resources and Advocates

Lori Podvesker
Lori Podvesker
INCLUDEnyc
Director of Disability and Education Policy
Getting Support: Resources and Advocates

Shah Powell Scott
Shah Powell Scott
Special Education Central Office /NYC Dept. of Education
Director of Family Support
The IEP Process
Getting Support: Resources and Advocates

Kimberly Ramones
Kimberly Ramones
NYC DOE Division of Specialized Instruction and Student Support
Senior Executive Director, Instruction and Compliance
Ask and Share: Preparing for the IEP Meeting
Promoting Positive Behavior at all Ages
Summer Supports / Community Resources

Suzanne Sanchez
Suzanne Sanchez
NYC DOE SEO
Senior Director, Therapeutic Services
What Are Related Services?
Summer Supports / Community Resources

Peter Schmitt
Peter Schmitt
NYCDOE - Special Education Office
Senior Advisor for School Planning and Strategic Instruction
The Special Education Continuum of Services

Sujeeta Sippy
Sujeeta Sippy
New York City Department of Education
Physical Therapy Supervisor
What Are Related Services?

Craig Spencer
Craig Spencer
NYC Citywide Council for District 75
Council Co-President
Getting involved: Lessons Learned by Parent Leaders

Kayla Virga
Kayla Virga
OPWDD
School Transition Coordinator/Front Door Facilitator
Transitioning into Adult Life