Jeremiah LopezLinkages Senior Program Administrator
Jeremiah has more than 8 years experience building public and non-profit partnerships on behalf of people with disabilities. Jeremiah believes that all people with disabilities have a right to competitive employment in an inclusive workforce and is passionate about building public and non-profit partnerships on behalf of people with disabilities. He has been involved in start-up job training programs which has helped people with disabilities learn needed job skills and empowered them to live more independently. As the Linkages Senior Program Administrator for DIRECT Center for Independence he organizes program strategies, manages marketing efforts, trains team members and is responsible for 7 counties in Southern Arizona. Currently, Jeremiah serves on the board of the Arizona Association of People Supporting Employment First. Prior to his work as the Senior Program Administrator, Jeremiah worked in sales & marketing for Intuit, Inc. and for Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. He and his wife have four wonderful children and have been happily married for 16 years.