(PHOENIX- Oct. 26, 2015) – Jeffrey Hebert was recently appointed as a Commissioner on the board for the Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing (ACDHH). He is serving as the hard of hearing representative, responsible for providing resources and expertise to ensure that the interests of deaf and hard of hearing individuals in Arizona are met. In his role as a Commissioner, he will also act as an advocate for the deaf and the hard of hearing, providing access to the best services across the state.
Hebert’s professional experience includes working as an assistant manager at local grocery chain, Fry’s Food. He also served as student body president for the Polytechnic campus of Arizona State University while earning his Bachelor of Science degree in food industry management.
“Jeffrey brings such fresh and exciting perspective to the table as a new Commissioner,” said Sherri Collins, executive director of ACDHH. “We can’t wait to see the amazing work he will do in the deaf and the hard of hearing communities.”
Hebert is a Phoenix resident.
Established in 1977 to improve the quality of life for deaf and hard of hearing residents, ACDHH serves as a statewide information referral center for issues related to people with hearing loss and aspires to be a national leader in communication access, support services and community empowerment throughout the state. The purpose of the organization, and its commissioners, is to ensure, in partnership with the public and private sector, accessibility for the deaf and hard of hearing to improve their quality of life.