In this program Tracie & Amy will help us:
Tracie DeFreitas is a Lead Consultant and ADA Specialist for the Job Accommodation Network (JAN), the leading national source of expert guidance on workplace accommodation and disability employment issues. With more than twenty five years of experience in the disability employment field, Tracie is one of JAN’s most senior consultants. She has served the JAN organization in various roles since joining the JAN team in 1994, including as Project Manager for the Campaign for Disability Employment (CDE), an award-winning national public awareness campaign, and as Team Lead and Senior Sensory and Immunology Specialist. Tracie currently leads the ADA Team, while also mentoring and supporting all JAN specialty teams. She provides practical guidance and expert disability-related federal employment law consultation regarding a broad range of ADA issues, workplace accommodation situations, and disability inclusion. Tracie is an experienced national speaker and published author who specializes in ADA Title I compliance, the interactive accommodation process, workplace flexibility, and leave management.
Amy Studden is a Business Services Consultant with the State of Wisconsin, Department of Workforce Development, Division of Vocational Rehabilitation since 2013. Amy has simply been helping Wisconsin businesses tap into a reliable and qualified talent pool, gain a competitive edge, and increase inclusiveness and diversity for their workforce.
Amy proactively develops relationships with business to help them recruit, hire, and retain people with varying abilities along with enthusiastically serving as a resource for businesses to gain access to all other DWD programs. Working in the private and public sector, Amy has been committed to workforce development and maximizing outcomes for employers and job seekers for over a decade.
Amy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Community Health Education from UW-La Crosse and Amy has been recognized as a Global Career Development Facilitator since 2011.
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