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NBPCB Board Members

Officers
Fredric Schroeder Photo Fredric Schroeder, PhD, NOMC
President
Vienna, Virginia

Research Professor, San Diego State University; President, World Blind Union; 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
Casey Robertson
Casey Robertson, M.Ed. NCLB
Vice-President
Hamilton, Mississippi

Instructor, Teachers of Blind Students (TBS) program, Louisiana Tech University; Consultant, Visual Impairments; 2012 Teacher of Blind Students, National Federation of the Blind.
Edward Bell Photo
Edward Bell, PhD, NOMC
Secretary/Treasurer
Ruston, Louisiana

Director, Professional Development and Research Institute on
Blindness at Louisiana Tech University
Board Members
Allen Harris Photo

Allen Harris, ME
Birmingham, Alabama


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.
Lea Grupen Photo
Lea Dias, MEd
Honolulu, Hawaii

Branch Administrator, Ho`opono Services for the Blind - Hawaii DVR, Honolulu, HI.
James Omvig
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 Photo C Edwin Vaughan, PhD
Woodside, California

Professor Emeritus at University of Missouri; author of numerous books in the blindness field.
Jeffrey T. Altman
Jeffrey T. Altman MA NOMCT CVRCB
Lincoln, Nebraska
 
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.
 
Maria (Conchita) Hernandez Legorreta, MAT
Washington DC
 
Teacher of Blind Students; Doctoral student in Special education at George Washington University; Chair of non-profit METAS, working internationally to train teachers of blind students.
 
Dr. Joanne Wilson
Alexandria, Virginia and Ruston, Louisiana
 
Executive Director of Affiliate Action, National Federation of the Blind; Former Commissioner of the Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA), Founder and Director, Louisiana Center for the Blind and founder of Professional Development and Research Institute on Blindness at Louisiana Tech University.
Adelmo Vigil
Adelmo Vigil, B.A., NOMC
Alamogordo, New Mexic
 
President, National Federation of the Blind of New Mexico; Former Deputy Director, New Mexico Commission for the Blind; Consultant, Structured Discovery Training programs.