The Oregon Supported Employment Center for Excellence is excited to announce the

14th Annual Oregon
IPS Supported Employment &
Education Statewide Conference

October 26-28, 2021



Vanessa Jackson, Soul Doula

Vanessa Jackson, LCSW, is an activist with a passion for women’s health and community building. Vanessa’s keynote will center around the subject of Right Livelihood: Understanding the Social, Economic And Spiritual Underpinnings of Meaningful Work.


A young, Indo-American man with dark wavy hair smiling and wearing a periwinkle sports jacket.

Vandad Pourbahrami, Humor Strategist

Melody Riefer, Sr Psych Rehab Assoc

Dr. Mark Salzer, Inclusion Researcher

Dr. Robert Drake, IPS Researcher

Dr. Jamie Woodcock, Senior Lecturer

Dr. Angela Carter, M110 Program Mngr

Sarah Swanson, IPS National Trainer

Tiffanny Smith, Legal Aid attorney

Hannah Tacke, BH QI Specialist

Emily Harris, Senior Program Manager

Harley Blakeman, CEO Honest Jobs

Jacob Dilla, PacificSource

Ray Bailey, Youth Suicide Prevent Mngr