John C. Walsh, M.Ed., CRC
Senior Center Technical Assistance & Research Analyst
John has close to forty years’ experience working in human services, with a focus on promoting full integration for individuals with disabilities in their communities and the workforce; thirty of those years working for the New Jersey Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired in providing and administering Vocational Rehabilitation services at that agency. He served as the Project Manager for the VR Technical Assistance Center – Targeted Communities (VRTAC-TC), which provided technical assistance to State VR agencies and their partners to address barriers to VR participation and competitive integrated employment of historically underserved groups of individuals with disabilities who are living in economically disadvantaged communities. John also currently serves as the Project Director for the Center for Innovative Training in Vocational Rehabilitation (CIT-VR) at The George Washington University to develop and implement innovative training for personnel working in State VR agencies with a focus on improving services provision and employment outcomes for individuals with disabilties.