Office for Dispute Resolution
Special Education Due Process Hearing Officer
August 2010 — Present
Preside over hundreds of due process hearings arising under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act.
Manage an active docket of 20 to 30 cases at any given time.
Modernized ODR hearing procedures by leading an electronic exhibit pilot, resulting in electronic exhibit submission in ODR hearings.
Planned first-ever bench-bar style CLE with ODR hearing officers.
Co-planned first-ever special education bench-bar with judges, hearing officers, and attorneys.
Frequent panelist at special education law conferences and CLEs.