ACCESS Main Street Staff

Wisconsin Department of Health Services
Pathways to Independence Program:

Ellen S. Felix, M.S.
Senior Policy Analyst

The ACCESS Main Street Team
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee:

Aura M. Hirschman, M.S., C.R.C.
Universal Design Field Coordinator and Trainer
background: Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling

Melissa R. Lemke, M.S.
Research Specialist
background: Biomedical Engineering

Cheryl Locher, M.S.
Research Program Manager
background: Human Resources and Labor Relations, Business Management

Roger O. Smith, OT, Ph.D., FAOTA, Fellow RESNA
Director, Rehabilitation Research, Design and Disability Center (R2D2)
background: Occupational Therapy and Industrial Engineering

Tereza Snyder, B.F.A.
Web Developer
background: Programming and Graphic Design

Keith Edyburn, B.S.E.
Technical Services Professional
background: Engineering and Computer Science

Student Staff:

Crystal Schaaf, B.S.
Graduate Assistant
background: Occupational Therapy

Amy Erfurth, B.S.
Student Assistant
background: Occupational Therapy

Carrie Jennerjohn, B.S
Student Assistant
background: Occupational Therapy

Kati Liegl
Student Assistant
background: Occupational Therapy

Kristen J. Lueck
Student Assistant
background: Occupational Therapy

"We must continue to embrace diversity and reject discrimination in all its forms, and insist on equality of opportunity and accessibility for all. Let our efforts remind us that when we work together, we can build a world free of unnecessary barriers and include every member of our international community."

President Barak Obama, International Day of Persons with Disabilities, December 3, 2009