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 Disability Program Navigator: Training ;  2009:  Maturity Model Matrices 2 Part Series 


NDI Consulting Inc, the national training and technical assistance provider to the Disability Program Navigator Initiative, hosted a two part webinar series on January 14th and February 25th on the overview and application of the DPN Maturity Model Matrices (M3); developed and presented by Colorado WIN Partners/University of Colorado at Denver. This training webinar provided the following:

 

Part I: “Overview of the State and Local Disability Program Navigator Maturity Model Matrices (M3)”

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January 14, 2009 at 3pm EST

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Part II: “Application of the State and Local Disability Program Navigator Maturity Model Matrices (M3)”

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February 25, 2009 at 3pm EST

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Our Presenter

Judith Emery and Nancy Koester

Judith Emery and Nancy Koester are with Colorado WIN Partners, which is at the University of Colorado at Denver. Colorado WIN Partners represents a collection of initiatives to expand employment and community opportunities for individuals with disabilities through innovation and collaboration. It is this group that contributed to the overall evaluation design interviews, analysis, and writing and production of the Maturity Model concept and matrices.

Judith Emery, M.A., is the Director for “Colorado WIN Partners. She has been contracted by Colorado’s Workforce Development Council to provide technical assistance and training and to support the implementation of the Colorado DPN project, which is a Round 1 project. She has also played an instrumental role at the national level in the design and implementation of the DPN Initiative.

Ms. Emery has been a leader in the field of disability for over 25 years. She is recognized nationally and within Colorado in the areas of systems change and collaboration, community integrated and supported employment, transition from school to work, strategic planning and organizational development.

Nancy Koester, M.S., is a Research Instructor for Colorado WIN Partners in the Department of Pediatrics. She provides community-based program evaluation consultation, and design and implementation for Colorado WIN Partners. Ms. Koester has been developing and evaluating community based programs for more than 14 years.