November 3, 2014 Hot Alerts
1. Association’s Fall 2014 ADA National Conference
The conference, based on participants’ evaluations, once again, received an OVERALL rating of OUTSTANDING! See upcoming newsletter.
2. Association Board of Directors and Officers for 2014 – 2015.
John Wodatch, J.D., P.A.
Association President and CEO
Deputy Assistant Attorney General (ret), U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.
Phong Nguyen, M.D., P.A.
Association Vice President and Chair
Medical Director, Redlands Yucaipa Medica Group
Adjunct Professor, University of California, Riverside
Dean Perkins, R.A., P.A.
Florida Department of Transportation
Michael Paravagna, P.A.
Member of the CA Commission on Disability Access
City of Sacramento ADA Coordinator (ret),
Paul D. Hagle, P.A.
Association Executive Director
Managing Director, National Institute on Employment Issues
Rancho Mirage, CA
L. Irene Bowen, J.D., P.A.
Deputy Chief (ret.) DSR, CRD, U.S. Dept. of Justice
President, ADA One, LLC
Silver Spring, MD
John “Jack” Catlin, FAIA, P.A.
Former Chair of U.S. Access Board
Melissa Frost, J.D., P.A.
Former ADA Coordinator, State of Utah
Director. EEO and Affirmative Action
Utah Valley University
Barbara Judy, P.A.
Past Association President and Past Chair
Founder, Job Accommodation Network
Beth Loy, Ph.D., P.A.
Job Accommodation Network (JAN)
James Terry, A.I.A., P.A.
Chief Executive Officer, Evan Terry Associates
3. ADA Coordinator Opening – Seattle, Washington
The City of Seattle’s Department of Transportation has a job posting for an ADA Coordinator. Seattle is
reaching out nationally with this hiring process to find the most highly qualified individuals.