October 31, 2013

WBRC Welcomes New O&M Instructor

Ms. Hass & Guide Dog Puppy Hawthorne

WBRC is proud to announce that Ms. Lindsay Hass has accepted the position of WBRC Orientation and Mobility (O&M) Instructor.  Ms. Hass started on October 7th.  Ms. Hass completed her Master’s degree in Special Education with emphasis in Guide Dog Mobility and Orientation & Mobility at San Francisco State University in 2010.  She also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations and Spanish from the University of California, Davis.  Ms. Hass completed her Graduate Level O&M internship at the WBRC in 2010 and is an ACVREP certified O&M Specialist (COMS).  Ms. Hass previously worked for the San Diego Center for the Blind and Vision Impaired, where she served as an O&M Specialist.  She also participates in the Guide Dogs for the Blind puppy raising program and is currently raising Hawthorne, a male Yellow Labrador Retriever, which is her 5th guide dog puppy.  Welcome to the WBRC Team Lindsay!