Training and Information Specialist
Northwest ADA Center
Miranda LevyAreas of Expertise: Miranda joined Northwest ADA Center as an intern in July of 2008 and became a permanent employee in January of 2009. As a training and information specialist, Miranda provides answers to questions about service animals; employment and reasonable accommodation; accessible medical equipment; and disability language and etiquette; and presents trainings on similar topics. Miranda is responsible for maintaining the Northwest ADA Center's social media presence Facebook , Twitter, and LinkedIn. She also designs marketing and educational materials for the Center and manages the dissemination of these materials, works on the Northwest ADA Center website, and is the regional database coordinator. Miranda is heavily involved with a variety of ADA National Network(link is external) committee and workgroup activities and projects as well.
Relevant Experience and Education: Miranda has a Master's degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from Western Washington University, is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC), and is a certified ADA Coordinator. She interned as a rehabilitation counselor at the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) in Lynnwood, Washington, and over the past 14 years Miranda has become increasingly involved with the disability community through volunteer projects with the Epilepsy Foundation Northwest, and with participation on the state of Washington Office of Secretary of State Elections Division Disability Advisory Committee, the Pedestrian Access Advisory Committee, and Washington's Service Animal Workgroup.