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    Disability Awareness in the Workplace

    Date: March 17, 2022, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
    Innovative Industries, 215 N Walnut St, Creston IA 50801
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    To help businesses with their diversity and inclusion goals by hiring people with disabilities.  The program will cover: Basic information about people with disabilities,Common myths of the ADA
    Services, and IVRS can offer at no cost to assist with hiring and retention of people with disabilities.
    About the Presenter: Michelle Krefft has her Masters Degree in Science from Drake University.  She started with Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services in 2001 as a vocational counselor serving Iowans with disabilities achieve their vocational dreams.   In 2015, she was promoted to the Director of Business Relations and leads a team of business specialists across Iowa, services businesses with a statewide footprint and is the Iowa representative for the National Employment Team.  Michelle serves as co-chair of the action committee with the Greater Des Moines Partnership Diversity and Inclusion Council, and has been nationally recognized for her work by the National Rehabilitation Association.