Robin Jones

(Posted February 28, 2021)

Name and Contact Information

  • Robin A. Jones, MPA, COTA/L, ROH

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  • Work: Great Lakes ADA Center
    1640 W Roosevelt Road, Room 405
    Chicago, IL 60608

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  • Twitter: @RobinJ58

Training and Advanced Certifications

  • Master’s in Public Administration, DePaul University, Chicago, IL

  • Bachelors in Public Administration, Loyola University, Chicago, IL

  • Associate Degree in Occupational Therapy, Madison Area Technical College, Madison, WI

  • ADA Coordinator Training Certification Program (ACTCP), University of Missouri

Area(s) of Expertise

  • Independent Living/Community Participation

  • Disability Rights

  • Disability Policy

  • Accessible Information Technology

Awards and Honors

  • Commendation Award, NARRTC (2017)

  • Terry Brittell Award for OTA/OT Partnership, American Occupational Therapy Association (2014)

  • Accessible Cities Alliance 2008 Ambassador of the Year Award, City of Joliet, IL (2008)

  • HealthSouth Rehabilitation Award, American Occupational Therapy Foundation (1999)

  • Roster of Honor, American Occupational Therapy Association (1986)

  • Award of Excellence, American Occupational Therapy Association (1986)

Leadership Accomplishments and Passions

  • Secretary, Illinois Occupational Therapy Association (2020 - present)

  • Member, Disability Employment Technical Assistance Center, Grantee Representative Work Group, Administration on Disability, U.S. Health and Human Services (2021 - present)

  • Advisory Committee Member, Immigrant and Refugee-Led Capacity Development Network of Illinois (2021 - present)

  • Member, Advisory Committee, Morphic Software System, Raising the Floor, University of Maryland College Park (2021 - present)

  • Member, Advisory Board, Chicagoland and Business Leadership Network (2016 - present)

  • Member, Board of Directors, Forever Husky Rescue, Crystal Lake, Illinois (2015 - present)

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