Glenda has worked in disability services in the Denver Metropolitan area for more than ten years. Her current responsibilities include assisting the Director with ensuring institutional compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 2008 (ADAAA). Glenda also enjoys providing leadership to the coordinator staff as they review students’ requests for accommodations and recommend accommodations.
Glenda has a Master’s Degree in Education for the Blind and Visually Impaired and Orientation and Mobility from San Francisco State University and she is a Nationally Certified Low Vision Therapist. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Grambling State University.
Glenda has recently worked with the Department of Veteran’s Affairs (VA) where she worked with veterans with visual impairments who served in many different wars and she even had the pleasure of working with about six veterans who were former POWs, who are now in their nineties. In addition to working in disability services, Glenda has also taught Math and Reading at a local community college and provided instruction for a course entitled Disabilities in American Contemporary Society at the University of Colorado Boulder.
Glenda has worked in disability services throughout Colorado and is passionate about breaking down traditional boundaries and barriers so that students can reach their full potential.