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DRW Public Policy Director Lisa Pugh reappointed to the President’s Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities

President Barack Obama has announced his intent to reappoint Disability Rights Wisconsin’s Public Policy Director, Lisa Pugh, to the President’s Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities (PCPID): President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts.The PCPID Was established by President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1966.

Last year Lisa worked with the committee to publish the PCPID report to the President:

Leveling the Playing Field: Improving Technology Access and Design for People with Intellectual Disabilities

PCPID 2015 Report to the President.

The PCPID will soon issue a report on reducing segregation of people with disabilities across the lifespan.

You can learn more about the PCPID here: http://www.acl.gov/Programs/AIDD/Programs/PCPID/index.aspx

DRW congratulates Lisa!