Dr. Sandra Rosen, Program Coordinator
Office: Burk Hall #150 Phone: 415-338-1245
Dr. Rosen serves as the faculty advisor for the program and teaches O&M methods courses. Author of "Step-by-Step", the first and only interactive computer program designed to prepare O&M specialists, she is also internationally known for her work in the areas of physical disabilities and sensorimotor development.
Ms. Wendy Scheffers, Lecturer
Ms. Scheffers teaches O&M methods courses. She works part-time for the Marin County Office of Education as a teacher of the visually impaired and certified O&M specialist. Ms. Scheffers specializes in low vision mobility and is nationally known for her work on intersection analysis and street crossing skills for blind and low vision travelers.
Ms. Erica Hogle, Lecturer
Ms. Hogle co-teaches the Beginning O&M course. She works as a certified O&M Specialist for Calfornia School for the Blind. Ms. Hogle specializes in O&M for learners with multiple disabilities and technology.
Ms. Yana Balashova-Dugan
Ms. Balashova-Dugan teaches teaches O&M methods courses. She currently works as an O&M specialist and teacher of the visually impaired for the Marin County Office of Education and previously served as co-director of the O&M teacher-preparation program at Novosibirsk State University in Russia.
Ms. Maya Delgado-Greenberg
Ms. Delgado-Greenberg teaches the O&M seminar and serves as an O&M internship supervisor. She is nationally known for her work on curricula for teaching GPS systems to children who are visually impaired and has co-authored publications on listening skills and O&M technology.
Ms. Faith Dunham-Sims
Ms. Dunham-Sims teaches O&M methods courses. She currently works as an O&M Specialist at the Marin County Office of Education, serving learners aged birth through 22 years. She previously worked for the Hatlen Center for the Blind as an O&M specialist serving young adults.
Ms. Katie Mazza
Ms. Mazza serves as an O&M internship supervisor. She works for the San Francisco Unified School District as an O&M specialist. Ms. Mazza has many years of experience teaching O&M to children and adults from diverse cultures and backgrounds.
Mr. Lee Staub, Instructional Assistant
Mr. Staub assists in the O&M methods courses. He has experience working with learners of all ages.