[PACapitalChapter] FW: PA State Board of Vocational Rehabilitation 2022 Meeting Schedule
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The Pennsylvania State Board of Vocational Rehabilitation is authorized by
State Act 167 of 1988 and serves as the designated state agency for services
provided by OVR. Its members meet quarterly to receive updates and reports,
review and vote on policy proposals, engage in discussion and make
recommendations to OVR based on their unique expertise and insights. Members
are governor appointed to ensure the opportunities OVR offers to
Pennsylvanians with disabilities are relevant, appropriate and useful. The
board's primary function is to review and officially approve OVR's policies,
programs and activities.
Quarterly meetings are chaired by the Secretary of Labor & Industry. The
schedule for the upcoming year is:
March 3, 2022, in Harrisburg
June 2, 2022, in State College
September 8, 2022, in Pittsburgh
December 1, 2022, in Harrisburg
The public is welcome to attend.
All materials provided, produced and published by OVR will be made available
in the appropriate alternative format upon request.
CART will be on site for these meetings. Additional auxiliary aids and
services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
Please contact Cheryl Novak at chenovak at pa.gov <mailto:chenovak at pa.gov> or
Lee Ann Stewart at lestewart at pa.gov <mailto:lestewart at pa.gov> for further
information or assistance.
Joseph Drenth, MBA
First Vice-President, National Federation of the Blind of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania State Board of Vocational Rehabilitation
Senior R&D Software Engineer, JBT Corporation, Automated Systems Division
Email: joe.drenth at gmail.com <mailto:joe.drenth at gmail.com>
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