Plenary C Part 1: The Journey Continues: Where We're Going

Wednesday, November 9, 2011 09:00AM - 10:00AM

Location: Regency E/F/Center

Session Description

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The Journey Continues: Where We're Going features a panel of emerging leaders representing the UCEDD network, the LEND network, self-advocates, trainees, young professionals, and national partners. Each panelist describes a significant issue, idea, or challenge that will affect the future direction of the network and imagines what the AUCD network will be like 40 years from now.


  • Brent Askvig, PhD; Director, North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities, Minot State University
  • Bruce Keisling, PhD; Associate LEND and UCEDD Director, Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
  • Katie Arnold, MS;  Community Education Director, Institute on Disability and Human Development, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Kati Seymour; self-advocate
  • Aaron Bishop, MSSW; Executive Director, National Council on Disability
  • Betsy Valnes; Executive Director, National Youth Leadership Network