Webinar 3: Spotlighting Deaf Agents of Change in Deaf Education
BIO: Rory Osbrink has provided support, training, and advocacy for sign languages and bilingual education strategies at all levels from primary school through colleges for 10+ years.
BIO: As an Executive Director at American School for the Deaf (ASD) Jeffrey S. Bravin is responsible for oversight of the school. Before coming to the American School for the Deaf, Mr. Bravin was employed at the Lexington School for the Deaf in NY as their High School Social Studies Teacher, Deaf Resource Center Specialist and as their Associate Director of Development and External Affairs in his final three years. He is currently serving on several boards including being the current President Elect for the Board of the Conference of Educational Administrators of Schools and Programs for the Deaf (CEASD) as well as serving on the board for several other organizations.
Lucia Rogerson has been in the medical device industry for over 20 years and is the Director of Marketing for Executive Education at Intuitive Surgical. She has held positions at Kaiser Permanente and Carl Zeiss Meditec Inc. When not working, Lucia is dedicated to providing support to the Deaf Community, educating all on the imperative need for sign language and having equal access for all deaf people. “There are leaders and then there are those who lead. Leaders hold a position of power but those who lead inspire us. We follow them not because we have to but because we want to.” - Simon Sinek