Disability coalition hires Sheryl Grassie as new managing director

Sheryl Grassie has been hired as managing director of the Minnesota Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.

The organization is a coalition of advocates and providers who work to improve the lives of people with disabilities, providing outreach, education and lobbying. The goal is provide opportunities for meaningful, productive and self-directed lives.

Grassie has been executive director of The End of the Spectrum, a nonprofit working to develop autism-specific housing. She’s also written and edited books on psychology, disabilities and education.

She has a doctoral degree in educational leadership from the University of St. Thomas, a master’s degree in clinical psychology from Antioch University and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Macalester College. 

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