Elaine Ogburn, BA

Va-LEND (Virginia Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities)
1000 East Marshall Street, Room 320
PO Box 980405
Richmond, VA 23298-0405
 
Phone: 804-320-4514
Secondary Phone: 804-828-0073
Email: esogburn@vcu.edu
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Last Updated: July 07, 2011

 

Primary Activity Coordinators: Parent/Consumer
Discipline Coordinators: Parent/Family Resources
Family Faculty
Specialty Resource Contacts: Family Mentorship Specialist
 
Discipline(s): Family Studies
 
AUCD Council Membership: No Council Membership
 
Education: Family-centered practices and policies
Service: Family-centerred practices and policies

Vita/Bio

 

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

NAME: Ogburn, Elaine Shurie

TITLE ON TRAINING GRANT: Family Mentorship Specialist; Parent of a child with a disability

EDUCATION: 

University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

B.A.

1976

Psychology and Religious Studies; Minor in Sociology

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AND APPOINTMENTS

2004-2005       Virginia Partners in Policymaking Class

1999 - present Family Mentorship Specialist, Va-LEND Program, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VAVA

1987 - 1995    Office Manager, YWCA, Richmond, VA

1985 - 1987    Co-coordinator, Richmond Peace Education Center, Richmond, VA

1983 - 1989    Co-Founder and Bookkeeper, Freedom House (soup kitchen and related services for homeless adults), Richmond, VA

1980 - 1983    Mortgage Payoff Processor, United Virginia Bank, Richmond, VA

1978 - 1979    Graduate student, Department of Social Work, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

1976 - 1978    Volunteer Ministries Community (lay mission program of the Catholic Diocese of Richmond)

OFFICES/MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, ADVISORY COUNCILS, BOARDS:

Down Syndrome Association of Greater Richmond - Board member and New Parent Committee, 1988 - 2003 ; Pax Christi Richmond Planning Group, 1985 - 2002

MAJOR RESEARCH/PROFESSIONAL INTEREST

Family-centered practices and policies.

RESEARCH OR TRAINING SUPPORT

Va-LEND Program                                                                                                                                

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