The Center for Persons with Disabilities at Utah State University

Gordon Richins, Consumer Liaison

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Office:CPD 113
Center for Persons with Disabilities
6800 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-6800

Training Specialist, Interdisciplinary Disability Awareness and Service Learning (IDASL)

Gordon serves as Consumer Liaison for the CPD at 80% time. As Consumer Liaison: Gordon's responsibilities include improving the relationships between projects, programs, and personnel at the CPD, persons with disabilities, and organizations that serve people with disabilities. Gordon provides staff support for the CPD Consumer Advisory Council. Gordon also is an active member of the AUCD and the Council on Community Advocacy (COCA) representing the CPD. He is also involved with several local and statewide organizations within the disability community: Past Board President for OPTIONS forIndependence, Board member and Vice-Chair of Neighborhood Non-profit Housing Corporation, Advisory Council member Past Chair of the Utah Disability Determination Services Council, Board member of URSTA, Utah Rural Transportation Association, Utah Assistive Technology Advisory Council member. Co-Chair of BRAG Mobility Management Council, Bear River Association of Governments, Member of the BRAG Mobility Management Council Outreach and Advocacy Committee 2014

Gordon is a graduate of USU with a B.S. degree in Ag-Business. Gordon enjoys people, gardening, and enhancing the quality of life for persons with disabilities by advocating for system change within our environments.

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Roles at the CPD