Counselor/Advocate, Deaf Services Program
Everybody Counts &
Everybody Counts Northwest
people, to be more independent, seeing their faces
with what services we can provide makes me happy.”
graduate of Purdue Calumet University,
bi-lingual, fluent in ASL (American Sign Language)
Bachelor of Arts in Human Development and Family
is excited about the opportunity to work with
Joanna and the
Everybody Counts staff.
"I feel that it is very important that as a Deaf person, I can be a
model, while providing them services as a Deaf person."
been an intern with Opportunity Enterprises at Lakeside
with the Eisenhower Cooperative.
She has been a counselor at Camp Willard, where she supervised
on the newsletter and contributed to the camp blog.
Leesa is particularly interested in career development and support for
Deaf and Hard of Hearing people.
“Many times, they work hard to get their degrees/certificates
searching for jobs, but always seem to come to a dead end,
Everybody Counts Inc. will be very proud to watch them
to be successful in their areas.”
Leesa lives in Hammond.