new staff

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Welcome to our newest team member!

We are pleased to introduce Irina Cain, Transition Manager, to the Think College team! Irina will be working with Maria Paiewonsky and others to provide guidance and support to secondary educators and transition specialists

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The NCC Team is Growing!

We are so pleased to welcome Shelby Bates to the National Coordinating Center team! She provides critical administrative support to the whole team and their many projects, and we can’t wait to see all she can help us accomplish.

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The NCC Dissemination Team Just Got a Bit Better

The Think College National Coordinating Center is excited to welcome Sheila Johnson to the Knowledge Translation team! Sheila comes to us from, well, the Institute for Community Inclusion (ICI). Sheila spent the past 9 years at the ICI communicating the message that adults with intellectual disabilities can and should participate in community integrated employment.

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