Wichita Disability Rights Advocates Presents: Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)
Craig will talk about fundamentals of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) including it is history, who is covered under the ADA, who enforces it, standards/guidelines and how you can use it to advocate.
About the Keynote Speaker
Craig Perbeck is the Independent Living Services Manager at ILRC in Wichita, Kansas. He graduated from Emporia State University with a B.S. in Sociology with a minor in Public Administration. He is a Certified Public Manager completing coursework through Kansas University and completed the Wichita State University’s MiniMPA: Executive Development in Public Administration. He has
worked at Kansas Department for Children and Families as the Assistant Regional Director and Sedgwick County Department on Aging as the Director of Mill Levy, Mobility and Housing before joining the team at ILRC. He has served on multiple community boards including State of Kansas Rehabilitation Advisory Board, Wichita Area Sexual Assault Center, Non Profit Chamber, an currently is the Chairperson on the Wichita/Sedgwick County Access Advisory Board. Craig has worked with Federal, State and Local government entities regarding accessibility issues for
over 25 years
For more information contact:
Ruth Cartagena-Ortiz, 316.942.6300 ext. 223, firstname.lastname@example.org
Disability Advocates 4 Action (DA4A) is a group of concerned citizens who come together to talk about and take action on issues that people with disabilities face. Issues include transportation, housing, public policy, and legislation that affects people with disabilities.