This national certification was earned through the completion of a rigorous exam developed by The Employment Support Professional Certification Council (ESPCC). Certification was developed for job coaches, job developers, transition teachers, job placement personnel, employment specialists/
Angeline Markiewicz is the Director of Vocational Services at LCS and has been with LCS since January of 1998. Markiewicz graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside with a Bachelor of Arts Degree, majoring in Sociology and minoring in Psychology and completed a Master of Science Degree in Adult Education with a concentration in Human Services from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.
Lorie Miller has been employed as an Employment Specialist at Lakeside Curative Services since April of 2012. Miller has 13 years of experience working with individuals with a variety of disabilities and has a Bachelors of Arts Degree from Strayer University, majoring in Business Administration and minoring in Legal Studies. Miller also holds an Associate of Arts Degree in Human Services from Madison Area Technical College.
Nina Blaisdell has been a LCS Career Specialist since January 2012. She has worked with individuals with disabilities, in a variety of settings, for over the last five years. Blaisdell completed the ACRE (Association for Community Rehabilitation Educators) Certification, which is a National Certificate of Achievement in Employment Services, and is currently furthering her education in Human Services/Social Work.
Sue McKeown has been employed as a Career Specialist at Lakeside Curative Services since December 2012. She has over 20 years of experience working with individuals with disabilities and is certified as an Integrated Employment Professional by the Department of Workforce Development, Department of Vocational Rehabilitation and other affiliations since 2009. McKeown has a Bachelor of Science Degree from University of Wisconsin – Whitewater and majored in Special Education.
Lakeside Curative Services is a local 501(c)3 non-profit that provides vocational rehabilitation services and opportunities for personal growth to people with vocational disabilities. Lakeside Curative seeks to assist people with vocational disabilities to attain their maximum potential to become contributing and beneficial members of our community. For more information about Lakeside Curative Services, please visit http://www.lakesidecurative.com. To learn more about becoming a Certified Employment Support Professional visit http://www.apse.org/