An Interview With Sherry Beamer
SEEC’s New Community Employment Network Director
SEEC welcomed our new CEN Director in early September to lead the recently expanded department. Ms. Beamer comes to us with over 30 years experience working to support people with disabilities to lead quality, empowered lives in a variety of direct service, case management and leadership positions throughout the country. Some of the organizations Ms. Beamer worked for include the California Regional Centers, Relias Learning, and Easterseals, along with her consulting company for sixteen years. Ms. Beamer was also a leader in the California APSE (Association of People Supporting EmploymentFirst) chapter for over a decade. She holds a Masters Degree in Social Work Administration from the University of Illinois Chicago.
Question: Could you provide a few sentences on your personal background?
I am returning to the other side of the country after living in California for 30 years and before that relocating from Ohio and Chicago. My 24 year old son is soon returning to…read more