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Charting Your Own Course

Charting Your Own Course

Everyone has the ability to become a leader. You just need to chart your own course – as CSD board member and communication advocate, Mark Seeger shared with #TeamCSD. Mark presented on the final day of CSD’s November Employee Summit to share his personal journey of leadership. His remarks addressed the things that both worked and didn’t work for him, what he wished he had done, and next steps for summit participants.

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#ThisIsCSD: CSD South Dakota

#ThisIsCSD: CSD South Dakota

Although Communication Service for the Deaf’s headquarters moved from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to Austin, Texas, in 2012, its roots remain strong in SD. CSD SD’s focus is empowering the state’s D/HH residents and educating the communities they live in.

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Taking CSD to the Next Level

Taking CSD to the Next Level

We are proud to announce CSD’s new CMO, Rosa Lee Timm. Rosa Lee began working with CSD in July, 2019 and oversees our efforts to share stories from within the deaf community and shift perspective, and ultimately take CSD to the next level.

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Leadership Series: Charles McFadden

Leadership Series: Charles McFadden

Charles McFadden, CSD’s CTO, is a Rochester Institute of Technology grad with 30 years of experience in a variety of roles. After he lost his hearing at a young age due to an unknown illness, his parents encouraged him to be self-sufficient.

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Leadership Series: Brad Hermes

Leadership Series: Brad Hermes

“Being mainstreamed was a great experience, because I was able to be with my family,” Brad said. “My parents were very supportive of me, they learned sign language. I had a younger sister, she learned sign language. We had communication access.”

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