State of the Science Conference on Improving Employment Outcomes for Individuals who are Blind or VIsually Impaired. April 9th through 10th, 2014.

Roxann Mayros

Roxann Mayros is the Chief Executive Officer of VisionServe Alliance, a national consortium of 100+ nonprofit organizations serving people with severe vision loss, including adult rehabilitation, low vision clinics, employers of people who are blind, dog guide schools, Braille producers, schools for the blind, early intervention programs and advocacy groups. Roxann has been the Executive Director/CEO of two major vision rehabilitation agencies and has served on several national boards of directors and advisory councils that focus on vision loss. In her current position, she has created a knowledge network and support system for leaders in vision rehabilitation, integrated best practices nationwide, created a leadership training program for up-and-coming leaders in vision rehabilitation, and galvanized individuals and groups around issues of national relevance such as the Low Vision Rehabilitation Demonstration Project. Roxann holds a Bachelor’s degree in business and a Master’s degree in nonprofit management, and she is an avid traveler, reader, and fan of the St. Louis Cardinals!