Events

COMPUTERS FOR THE BLIND

SPEAKER: Christy Householter, Executive Director, Computers for the Blind

Christy retired in early 2019 from Region 10 Education Service Center, after 35 years in the field of education for students with visual impairments. She began volunteering for Computers for the Blind and soon took on the role of Executive Director. She received her undergraduate and Master’s degree from Stephen F Austin State University and is a Teacher of the Visually Impaired (TVI) and Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist (COMS). She is an active member of Lions Clubs International and Texas Association of Blind Athletes and regularly competes in triathlons and other outdoor adventures. Her and husband John have two children, three grandchildren, and a golden retriever named Cooper.

COMPUTERS FOR THE BLIND

SPEAKER: LION CHRISTY HOUSEHOLTER

The mission of Computers for the Blind is to open the world of information technology to persons who are blind or visually impaired by providing computer equipment, software and training. Lion Christy Householter has Lion David Jeppson’s job as Director due to his retirement.

COMPUTERS FOR THE BLIND

Gust Speaker: Lion Christy Householter

Lion Christy now has Lion David Jeppson’s position working with Computer’s for the Blind. She will be sharing information about the program and let us know how to get computers to their organization. Anyone who has a computer to donate, please be sure to bring them to this meeting. They accept PC desk tops and laptops.

Join us for dinner at Black Walnut Cafe.