Senator Casey's Virtual Disability Employment Summit

Senator Casey's Virtual Disability Employment Summit

AGENDA
July 24, 2020
10:30 – 11:45 AM

Welcome
Mr. Koert Wehberg, Executive Director, Philadelphia Mayor’s Commission on People with Disabilities

Opening Remarks
U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA)

Restarting Disability Employment
Panelists will discuss the challenges of bringing people with disabilities back to work during the COVID-19 health crisis.

  • U.S. Senator Bob Casey
  • Ms. Mary Hartley, Chair, Pennsylvania Employment First Oversight Commission
  • Ms. Shannon Austin, Executive Director, Pennsylvania Office of Vocational Rehabilitation

Strengthening Disability Employment
Experts will discuss the combined role of government, non-profits, and employers in expanding disability employment in the short and long term.

  • Ms. Julia Barol, President, Transition Consult, LLC and Employment and Transition, Temple University Institute on Disabilities
  • Ms. Susan Schonfeld, Executive Director, Community Integrated Services
  • Ms. Keri Gray, Founder and CEO, Keri Gray Group
  • Ms. Taryn Williams, Managing Director of Poverty to Prosperity Program, The Center for American Progress

Closing Remarks
U.S. Senator Bob Casey


Disability Employment Summit (with ASL)

Date: Friday, July 24, 2020

Disability Employment Summit (with Captions)

Date: Friday, July 24, 2020