Nancy Damoretcki, M.S. Ed., CAS

Senior Trainer

NDamoretcki@albany.edu
Phone: (518) 442-5411
Fax: (518) 442-4834
Campus office: 1535 Western Avenue
Areas of Expertise: autism spectrum disorders, transition, adolescence, behavior challenges, practical application of IDEA regulations, staff development, team building

Nancy Damoretcki received a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and Special Education from the State University of New York at Geneseo, a Master of Science degree in Reading at Nazareth College in Rochester, NY and a Certificate of Advanced Studies in Educational Leadership from the State University of New York at Plattsburgh. Her professional experience includes working with students who have learning disabilities, emotional and behavioral problems, and developmental disabilities, including autism, for over fifteen years. She gained experience working with autism spectrum disorders by working as a Special Education Itinerant Teacher where she focused on providing educational and behavioral intervention services to preschool students. Most recently, Nancy worked for four years as the chairperson for the Committee on Special Education and Preschool Special Education in a public school setting. She provided training, support and guidance to students, parents, staff members and community agencies for students classified through the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. Nancy has been on the Advisory Council for the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities for two years as well as a volunteer for Special Olympics.