Please help us welcome our new Family Engagement Coordinator, Lanya (Lane) McKittrick.

Lane uses her varied experiences as a mom of two sons who are deafblind to help support families of children who are deafblind. Lane is an experienced special education researcher focused on IEP issues and collaboration.  She is passionate about family engagement and has been active with deafblind organizations at a state and national level. We are delighted to have Lane join the WSDS DeafBlind Program. Want to connect with Lane? Lane is able to work with families on an individualized basis. She also helps families connect with training specific to their child’s needs and collaborates with other organizations. You may email her at

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