Vera’s role at CDS is the National Disability Coordination Officer (NDCO) for Sydney Region. This position is funded by the Federal Department Education and Training until July 2016. The NDCO Programme works strategically to assist people with disability access and participate in tertiary education and subsequent employment, through a national network of regionally based NDCOs.
Vera is currently on maternity leave, but while working at CDS she has been involved in a number of interagencies in the region and sit on committees for numerous projects related to transition for people with disability into education and employment.
Vera is currently undertaking a Masters Degree in Arts.