Our Deaf Client Specialist is a career practitioner, advocate, educator, and leader in both the Deaf and hearing communities. As an emerging speaker, MJ educates business professionals and other career practitioners on Deaf Culture and inclusive hiring practices, with the ultimate goal of increasing employment and retention among Deaf and hard of hearing individuals. She also assists in applying to funding for hearing aids.
I felt confident and nervous all at the same time when I entered TEAM Work Cooperative. With support from my Case Manager and my Job Developer I pushed past my fears and am now happily employed for about a year now. It was great!