Governmental Relations Committee

Chair: TED Board Member and CAN Representative, Dr. Kyena Cornelius 

The Governmental Affairs Committee serves as TED’s communication channel with other organizations and associations on matters pertaining to federal legislation, regulations, and policy matters that relate to the preparation of personnel to educate students with exceptionalities.

Furthermore, the committee:

  • Develops a legislative program under the direction of the Executive Committee.
  • Provides advice and assistance to the TED’s Representative to the CEC Representative Assembly.
  • Assumes responsibility for other activities related to governmental relations, as assigned by the Executive Committee.
  • Works closely with TED’s legislative liaison to determine necessary actions on the part of TED in the political arena.

For more information, contact Dr. Kyena Cornelius