Evaluation Coordinator, National Center on Deaf-BlindnessJulie A. Durando, Ed.D. [View Image]
Program evaluation and early communication and literacy for children with sensory impairments and multiple disabilities
Dr. Julie A. Durando serves multiple roles on state and federal grants at the Partnership for People with Disabilities. These roles include evaluation coordinator for the National Center on Deaf-Blindness and principal investigator of the Virginia Project for Children and Young Adults with Deaf-Blindness and the Technical Assistance Center for Children who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Prior to moving to Virginia in 2009, she taught children with multiple disabilities and sensory impairments including deaf-blindness for eight years in central Florida. She completed her Doctorate in Education in special education at the University of Northern Colorado as a National Center for Leadership in Visual Impairment Fellow.