Connections with Mobility Management: Improving Transportation Access to Adult Day Programs
April 26, 2017
3 PM EST, 2 PM CST, 1 PM, MST, 12 PM PST
$25 Members $49 Non-members
Dr. Judy Shanley is a Co-director of the National Center for Mobility Management, funded by the US Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration. Through an interactive Webinar, Judy will help adult day program professionals to:
- Understand the principles and processes related to mobility management;
- Learn about innovative mobility connections to support the ability of individuals to participate in adult day programs; and
- Identify national, regional, and community resources to facilitate engagement in transportation solutions.
About the Speaker:
Judy Shanley, Ph.D. is the Vice President, Education and Youth Transition at the national office of Easterseals in Chicago, IL. She manages Federal projects, provides technical assistance, conducts research, and develops materials regarding accessible transportation, mobility management, and coordinated transportation. Shanley also oversees Easterseals national education and youth transition programs. She serves as a project director to several large national centers, funded by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), and the Administration for Community Living, including the National Center for Mobility Management. Shanley supports FTA in their implementation of diverse Rides to Wellness initiatives. Prior to Easterseals, Judy worked at the U.S. Department of Education, where she served as a technical assistance chair for United We Ride and has over thirty-years of experience in supporting individuals with disabilities. She earned her Ph.D. in Special Education from the University of Florida and an M.B.A. and a Master’s in Rehabilitation Counseling, both from Syracuse University.