Doreen Croser began her tenure as Executive Director of the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) on February 1, 1988.
The AAIDD Web site includes the following introduction to Doreen, updated here:
Publications include her coeditorship of Embarking on a New Century: Mental Retardation at the End of the 20th Century, published in 2002. In the newly published Thicker Than Water: Essays by Adult Siblings of People With Disabilities, she wrote the chapter titled “Easier? No…The Issues Just Change!” She is acknowledged for her assistance in First Response to Victims of Crime published by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Doreen has been involved in numerous coalition activities, including the Alliance for Full Participation and the Consortium for Disabilities. The Arc of the United States 2006 President's Award was awarded to her during the 2007 Disability Policy Seminar in...