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Three NDI Team Members Participate in Florida Prosperity Partnership Annual Conference Back to news
Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Last Friday, the Florida Prosperity Partnership held their third annual conference, "Looking Up in a Down Economy." Three National Disability Institute team members participated at the conference. Real Economic Impact Tour National Director Michael Roush serves on the board of directors for the Florida Prosperity Partnership and oversees the disability subcommittee.  Michael was also part of the conference planning committee.

Nakia Matthews was a presenter in a session titled "Social Media and Ensuring Its Effectiveness." Michael Roush was the moderator for the panel that also included a presentation from University of Florida's Dr. Michael Gutter. Always on the cutting-edge, Nakia made her presentation from Washington, DC, connecting with the FPP conference via Skype. Nakia's presentation "How One Small NonProfit Uses Social Media" shared best practices NDI has learned since it makde the leap into social media two years ago.

Katie Metz also presented at the FPP conference on Making Your VITA Site Accessible for Persons with Disabilities.