NCD Board Member Confirmed as ODEP Assistant Secretary
Congratulations to former NCD board member Kathy Martinez, who was confirmed on June 22 by the U.S. Senate to be Assistant Secretary of Labor for the Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP). She resigned her NCD membership on July 19.
Under Assistant Secretary Martinez's direction, ODEP will provide national leadership on disability employment policy by developing and influencing the use of evidence-based disability employment policies and practices, building collaborative partnerships, and delivering authoritative and credible data on employment of people with disabilities.
Future Quarterly Meetings
Fall 2009, October 26-28, Holiday Inn Express, 920 Broadway, Nashville, TN
Winter 2010, January 19-21, Houston, TX
Spring 2010, April 26-28, Detroit, MI
Summer 2010, July 28-29, Washington, DC
More information will be available at NCD's Quarterly Meetings page.
About the NCD Bulletin
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