Where the Blind Work Webinar: Government Contracting

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June 15, 2023 at 8:00 p.m. Eastern; A panel discussion with blind professionals on performing job duties and managing successful careers.

Where the Blind Work is a webinar series to highlight employment options and experiences that inspire and inform our community that blind and low-vision people are living the lives they want. And, you can too! 

Join the National Federation of the Blind on Thursday, June 15, 2023 at 8:00 p.m. Eastern for a panel discussion featuring blind government contract professionals. 


  • Tracy Soforenko, Contracting Officer’s Representative
  • Contracting Specialists: Sandra Sermons, Michael Davis, and Laura McLain

Discussion Topics

  • Hear about their typical day—how they manage traveling, interviewing, etc.   
  • Discover skills that prepare for career success
  • Education, training, life experience
  • Hear how attitudinal and accessibility barriers are overcome at work
  • Learn about alternative techniques and strategies used for aspects of these jobs—Braille, tactile methods, access technology
June 15, 2023 8:00 PM through  9:00 PM