Professional Directory

This directory allows Teachers of the Visually Impaired, Orientation Mobility Specialists, Vision Rehabilitation Therapists, Certified Low Vision Therapists, Deaf Blind Specialists, Braille Transcribers, and Assistive Technology Specialists to list their specialization(s), certification(s), location, contact information, and whether you are available for contract work. We encourage all vision professionals in New England to add themselves to the directory so that it is as comprehensive as possible.

Jared Kitchen

Boston, Massachusetts
Specialization:
Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist, Teacher of the Visually Impaired
DOE certified in:
Massachusetts

Paula Kosior

Boston, Massachusetts
Specialization:
Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist, Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Expertise (special certification or a minimum for 5 years of experience):
Early Childhood, Assessment, Other area of expertise
DOE certified in:
Massachusetts

Jane Kronheim

Harrisville, New Hampshire
Jane.kronheim@gmail.com
Specialization:
Teacher of the Visually Impaired, Other Specialization
Expertise (special certification or a minimum for 5 years of experience):
CVI, Early Childhood, Assessment, Self-determination, Other area of expertise
Designing multi sensory learning materials and methodologies including Learning Pillows, Rolling Right Along ( Rolling Into Place ) projects with APH, the Visual Hand Display low vision assessment developed with The Schepens Eye Research Inst. Boston, MA focusing on vision evaluation of visually impaired infants/toddlers. International presentations and workshops, Functional Vision Assessments a specialty. Published articles and research papers.
DOE certified in:
New Hampshire

Irene Macdonald

Dorchester, Massachusetts
Specialization:
Teacher of the Visually Impaired, Other Specialization
Expertise (special certification or a minimum for 5 years of experience):
Multiple disabilities/Independent living skills
DOE certified in:
Massachusetts

Deann Marsh

Portland, Maine
dmarsh@theiris.org
Specialization:
Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

Robert McCulley

West Barnstable , Massachusetts
robert.mcculley@umb.edu
Specialization:
Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist

Tamika Meade

Menlo Park, California
tamika.meade1@va.gov
Specialization:
Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist

Nancy Moulton

Biddeford, Maine
nmoulton@ccmaine.org
Specialization:
Teacher of the Visually Impaired
DOE certified in:
Maine

Heidi Munschy

Providence, Rhode Island
Hmunschy@ric.edu
Specialization:
Teacher of the Visually Impaired
DOE certified in:
Rhode Island

Heidi Munschy

Providence, Rhode Island
hmunschy@ric.edu
Specialization:
Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Expertise (special certification or a minimum for 5 years of experience):
Braille
DOE certified in:
Rhode Island

Daniel Norris

Berlin, Vermont
daniel.norris@umb.edu
Specialization:
Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

Hope Pardee

Coastal, Connecticut
Specialization:
Teacher of the Visually Impaired
DOE certified in:
Connecticut

Christine Reilly

Kingston, Massachusetts
christine.reilly4@gmail.com
Specialization:
Teacher of the Visually Impaired, Deaf Blind Specialist, Assistive Technology Specialist
Expertise (special certification or a minimum for 5 years of experience):
CVI, Braille, Technology, Multiple disabilities/Independent living skills, Assessment
DOE certified in:
Massachusetts

Tammy Reisman

Arlington, Massachusetts
tammy.reisman@umb.edu
Specialization:
Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Expertise (special certification or a minimum for 5 years of experience):
CVI, Braille, Assessment, Self-determination
DOE certified in:
Massachusetts

Meg (Margaret) Robertson

North Reading , Massachusetts
Mobilitymeg@aol.com
Specialization:
Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist
Expertise (special certification or a minimum for 5 years of experience):
O&M technology, Multiple disabilities/Independent living skills, Transition, Recreation and leisure, Aging, Other area of expertise
Environmental Access and Public Right of Ways issues.

Rachael Sessler Trinkowsky

r.sesslertrinkowsky@umb.edu
Specialization:
Assistive Technology Specialist, Other Specialization
Expertise (special certification or a minimum for 5 years of experience):
Technology, Career education

Adriana Somma

Norwalk, Connecticut
apcarpio@yahoo.com
Specialization:
Teacher of the Visually Impaired, Assistive Technology Specialist
Expertise (special certification or a minimum for 5 years of experience):
CVI, Braille, Technology, Multiple disabilities/Independent living skills, Assessment, Career education, Social skills, Recreation and leisure, Self-determination, Other area of expertise
Spanish Speaking
DOE certified in:
Connecticut

Anne Spitz

Boston, Massachusetts
nathespitz@aol.com
Specialization:
Teacher of the Visually Impaired
Expertise (special certification or a minimum for 5 years of experience):
Braille, Technology, Assessment
DOE certified in:
Massachusetts

Patricia Tavares

Barrington, Rhode Island
artsyfartsyone@yahoo.com
Specialization:
Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist

Jack Trainor

80 West Street, Rutland , Vermont
jtrainor@vabvi.org
Specialization:
Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist