Category Archives: Leadership

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2021 American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) Emerging Leader Award Applications now being accepted Accepting applications through Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 5:00pm ET. Through the AAPD Paul G. Hearne Emerging Leader Awards, the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) recognizes outstanding emerging leaders with disabilities who exemplify leadership, advocacy, and dedication to…
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New Director for Iowa’s UCEDD

Center for Disabilities and Development Announces New Director of Iowa's UCEDD Derrick Willis assumes leadership of Iowa's University Center for Excellence on Developmental Disabilities Derrick K. Willis, MPA, has assumed the leadership of Iowa’s University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) at the Center for Disabilities and Development (CDD) within University of Iowa Health…
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SOAR Regional Advocacy & Leadership Conference

SOAR Regional Advocacy & Leadership Conference Sponsored by Heartland Self-advocacy and Resource Network Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center 18011 Bass Pro Drive, Independence, MO May 31 to June 2, 2019 The 2019 SOAR Regional Advocacy & Leadership Conference, sponsored by Heartland Self-advocacy and Resource Network, is for and by people with disabilities. The conference…
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