NBPCB Board Members
|Fredric Schroeder, PhD, NOMC
Research Professor, San Diego State University; President, International Council on English Braille; Master's Degreed OM instructor; former director of Special Education programs for the Albuquerque, New Mexico schools; former Director, New Mexico Commission for the Blind; former Commissioner, Federal Rehabilitation Services Administration
|Christine Boone, Esq.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Attorney specializing in ADA compliance, employee training & development; ; Vice President, D. Boone Consultants, LLC; former Counsel, Blind Industries & Services of Maryland; former Director, Pennsylvania Bureau of Blindness & Visual Services; former Assistant Counsel, Office of Chief Counsel PA Department of Labor & Industry; & former Associate, Stokes & Murphy, P.C.
|Edward Bell, PhD, NOMC
Director, Professional Development and Research Institute on
Blindness at Louisiana Tech University
Allen Harris, ME
Former Director, Iowa Department for the Blind; President, National Council of State Agencies for the Blind; Director, New York Department of Rehabilitation Services; past President, National Federation of the Blind of Michigan.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Director, Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation; Administrator, Hawaii Vocational Rehabilitation and Services/Blind Division; former Regional Commissioner, Chicago/Kansas City region, Rehabilitation Services Administration; former national director, Division for the Blind and Visually Impaired, Rehabilitation Services Administration; former deputy director, New Mexico Commission for the Blind
|Casey Robertson, M.Ed. NCLB
Instructor, Teachers of Blind Students (TBS) program, Louisiana Tech University; Consultant, Visual Impairments; 2012 Teacher of Blind Students, National Federation of the Blind.
|Lea Grupen, MEd, CRC
Branch Administrator, Orientation Center and Field Services Director at Ho'opono Services for the Blind, Hawaii Vocational Rehabilitation and Services for the Blind in Honolulu, Hawaii
|James Omvig, JD
Des Moines, Iowa
Author and consultant on issues concerning blindness; former Director, Iowa Orientation and Adjustment Center for the Blind, Handicapped Employment Program, Office for Civil Rights, Social Security Administration and Alaska Center for Blind and Deaf Adults
|C Edwin Vaughan, PhD
Former University professor; author of numerous books in the
|Pearl Van Zandt, PhD
Director, Nebraska Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired; Peer reviewer for the Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness; and former President of the National Council of State Agencies for the Blind
Jeffrey T. Altman MA NOMCT CVRCB
Orientation and Mobility Instructor, Nebraska Center for the Blind, National Orientation and Mobility Certification Trainer's committee, Certified Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor for the Blind -- State of Nebraska, Former Chair of the NOMCT committee.