Joan M. Durocher

General Counsel & Director of Policy at National Council on Disability

Joan M. Durocher

Joan M. Durocher

General Counsel & Director of Policy at National Council on Disability

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Presently, Joan M. Durocher holds the position of Director, Director-Policy & General Counsel at National Council on Disability.

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National Council on Disability

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Executive Director at National Council on Disability

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Former Assistant Executive Director at Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission

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Former Director of Consumer & Regulatory Affairs & Captel Customer Service at Ultratech, Inc.

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Former Chief Executive Officer at Granite State Independent Living

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Vice Chairperson at National Council on Disability

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Deputy Director at United States Military Academy

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Vice Chairperson at National Council on Disability

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Vice Chairperson at National Council on Disability

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Director at Vaxil Bio Ltd.

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Special Assistant at New York State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities

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Joan M. Durocher
General Counsel & Director of Policy at National Council on Disability
Career History
General Counsel & Director of Policy
2002 - Current

NCD is an independent federal agency charged with advising the President, Congress, and other federal agencies regarding policies, programs, practices, and procedures that affect people with disabilities. NCD is comprised of a team of fifteen Presidential appointees , an Executive Director appointed by the Chairman, and eleven, full-time professional staff. NCD's Mission NCD's mission is to be a trusted advisor, in collaboration with people with disabilities to: The President The Congress Federal entities State, tribal communities, and local governments; and Other entities and organizations NCD fulfills its advisory roles regarding disability policies, programs, procedures, and practices that enhance equal opportunity by: Convening stakeholders to acquire timely and relevant input for recommendations and action steps Gathering and analyzing data and other information Engaging and influencing current debates and agendas Identifying and formulating solutions to emerging and long-standing challenges; and Providing tools to facilitate effective implementation History of NCD NCD has a proud history. First established as a small advisory Council within the Department of Education in 1978, NCD was transformed into an independent agency in 1984 and charged with reviewing all federal disability programs and policies. In 1986, NCD recommended enactment of an Americans with Disabilities Act, and then drafted the first version of the bill introduce in the House and Senate in 1988. Since enactment of the ADA in 1990, NCD has continued to play a leading role in analyzing the needs of people with disabilities, crafting policy solutions, and advising the President and Congress.

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Director
2002 - Current

NCD is an independent federal agency charged with advising the President, Congress, and other federal agencies regarding policies, programs, practices, and procedures that affect people with disabilities. NCD is comprised of a team of fifteen Presidential appointees , an Executive Director appointed by the Chairman, and eleven, full-time professional staff. NCD's Mission NCD's mission is to be a trusted advisor, in collaboration with people with disabilities to: The President The Congress Federal entities State, tribal communities, and local governments; and Other entities and organizations NCD fulfills its advisory roles regarding disability policies, programs, procedures, and practices that enhance equal opportunity by: Convening stakeholders to acquire timely and relevant input for recommendations and action steps Gathering and analyzing data and other information Engaging and influencing current debates and agendas Identifying and formulating solutions to emerging and long-standing challenges; and Providing tools to facilitate effective implementation History of NCD NCD has a proud history. First established as a small advisory Council within the Department of Education in 1978, NCD was transformed into an independent agency in 1984 and charged with reviewing all federal disability programs and policies. In 1986, NCD recommended enactment of an Americans with Disabilities Act, and then drafted the first version of the bill introduce in the House and Senate in 1988. Since enactment of the ADA in 1990, NCD has continued to play a leading role in analyzing the needs of people with disabilities, crafting policy solutions, and advising the President and Congress.

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Rosemont College is a community of learners dedicated to excellence and joy in the pursuit of knowledge. Rosemont College seeks to develop in all members of the community open and critical minds and the ability to make reasoned moral decisions. Rooted in Catholicism and guided by the educational principles of Cornelia Connelly and the Society of the Holy Child Jesus, Rosemont College values: trust in and reverence for the dignity of each person; diversity in human culture and experience; persistence and courage in promoting justice with compassion.

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