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AWS Foundation Hires Joni Schmalzried, Ed.D. As Chief Program Officer

AWS Foundation announced today that they have hired Joni Schmalzried, Ed.D. to fill the recently vacated position of Chief Program Officer. Schmalzried will oversee all grant making activities and programs that advance the Foundation’s mission.

Most recently working with the Center on Community Living and Careers at the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community (IIDC), Joni Schmalzried has spent over 30 years in the field of special education. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from St. Francis College, and her Master’s and Doctoral Degrees from Ball State University.