From the Board

/From the Board
­

Board Update – President Melvin Walker

ASL:

English:
Greetings!  President Melvin Walker here. I hope you all are having a great start to the Fall season with back to school success and lots of football fun – whether high school, college or the NFL.

The RID Board has been very busy over the past weeks, and I have much information to share with you. […]

By |September 12th, 2016|Categories: From the Board, From the President|Comments Off on Board Update – President Melvin Walker

Deaf Member-at-Large Ritchie Bryant – Update on CDI Bridge Plan

ASL:

English:
Hi. I’m Ritchie Bryant. I’m the Deaf Member-at-Large for the RID Board of Directors.

I’m here to provide an update for the progress of the CDI Bridge Plan. We are aware that people are eagerly looking forward to additional information about the steps for obtaining a provisional CDI certification. I want to offer my apologies for […]

By |August 31st, 2016|Categories: From the Board|Comments Off on Deaf Member-at-Large Ritchie Bryant – Update on CDI Bridge Plan

President Whitcher Resigns, Change in RID Board Leadership

ASL:

English:
Message from Dawn Whitcher:

As President of RID, I have been fortunate to have an employer who allowed me the opportunity to fulfill my responsibilities to RID, coupled with my after hours and weekend time.  Unfortunately, the position I have been in is grant funded and will end September 30th.  As a result, I must now […]

By |August 30th, 2016|Categories: From the Board, From the President|Comments Off on President Whitcher Resigns, Change in RID Board Leadership

Regional Conference PDC Forum Report

 ASL:

Note: This report is provided in ASL and in English. Neither is represented as a translation from one language to another, but both narratives cover the same information with each having slight differences in the quantity or specificity of details included.
English:
The Professional Development Committee sponsored Member Forums during each of the five regional conferences.  We […]

By |August 24th, 2016|Categories: Committees Councils and Task Forces, From the Board|Comments Off on Regional Conference PDC Forum Report