Senior Program Manager
Washington Initiative for Supported Employment (WISE)
Debra McLean is passionate about seeing people with disabilities succeed in the work force. For the last 37 years Debra has worked on numerous projects involving people with disabilities and supported employment. Debra provides training and consultation on employment and person-centered planning throughout the Northwest. She has worked collaboratively with schools, families, agencies, businesses, and individuals, both in the U.S. and in Australia. She is the lead instructor for the Highline Community Class on Job Development and Marketing, Employment Specialist Certification Program in Vancouver Washington since 2008. Debra holds an M.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling and Deafness.
Guest: Advancing Equal Employment Opportunities and Creating Inclusive Workplaces – Part 2: Job Development: The First Steps