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JVIB Peer Reviewers

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The Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness (JVIB) commends all of its peer reviewers for the enormous amount of time and expertise they contribute to the journal. The names of those who reviewed manuscripts received in 2008 are presented below with our sincere appreciation. The winners of the JVIB Peer Reviewers of the Year Award for 2008 are Susan Bruce and Steven J. LaGrow. These reviewers were chosen for the outstanding quality of their work, as well as for the timeliness of reviews completed in 2008.

Jim Allan
Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Sheila Amato
Massapequa Park, New York

Grace Ambrose Zaken
Hunter College, City University of New York

Melva Perez Andrews
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

Tanni Anthony
Colorado Department of Education

Dan Ashmead
Vanderbilt University

Ian Bailey
University of California, Berkeley

Janet Barlow
Atlanta, Georgia

James O. Bickford
Portland State University

Michael Bina
Maryland School for the Blind

Karen Blankenship
Vanderbilt University

Eugene Bourquin
Helen Keller National Center

Alex Bowers
Harvard Medical School

Laura Bozeman
University of Massachusetts, Boston

Anna Bradfield
Bridgewater State College

Mark Brennan
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Susan Bruce
Boston College

Michele Capella-McDonnall
Mississippi State University

Kathy Carlise
Arizona Rehabilitation Services Administration

Brenda Cavenaugh
Mississippi State University

Marie Celeste
Loyola College in Maryland

Joan Chase
Dunedin, Florida

Deborah Chen
California State University, Northridge

Kari Chiasson
University of North Dakota

Christine Clark
Illinois State University

Margaret Cleary
Carroll Center for the Blind

Katherine Cleveland
Johns Hopkins University

Augustus Colenbrander
Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute

Isiaah Crawford
Seattle University

John Crews
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Adele Crudden
Mississippi State University

Roger Cummings
Salisbury VA Medical Center

Gislin Dagnelie
Johns Hopkins University

Frances Mary D'Andrea
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

James Deremeik
Johns Hopkins University

K. C. Dignan
Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Elly du Pre
Miami Lighthouse for the Blind

Maureen Duffy

Randall Easton
Boston College

Jane Erin
University of Arizona

Stu Filan
The Jewish Guild for the Blind

Marshall Flax
Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired

Amy Freeland
Western Michigan University

Missy Garber
Salus University

Jay Gense
Oregon Department of Education

Elaine Gerber
Montclair State University

Linda Gerra
The Jewish Guild for the Blind

Bryan Gerritsen
North Ogden, Utah

Deborah Gold
University of Ottawa

Judith Goldstein
Johns Hopkins University

Greg Goodrich
VA Palo Alto Health System

Emily Gower
Johns Hopkins University

Nora Griffin-Shirley
Texas Tech University

Beth Harris
University of Arizona

Phil Hatlen
American Printing House for the Blind

Toni Heinze
Northern Illinois University

Gerry Hendershot
University Park, Maryland

Tina Herzberg
University of South Carolina

Erland Hjelmquist
Goteburg University, Sweden

M. Cay Holbrook
University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Mark Hollins
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Sunggye Hong
San Francisco State University

Amy Horowitz
Jewish Home and Hospital Life Care System

Kathleen M. Huebner
Salus University

William H. Jacobson
University of Arkansas, Little Rock

Song-Jae Jo
Daegu University, Korea

Elga Joffee
New York City Department of Education

Rachel Jones
Washington Elementary School District, Arizona

Randall Jose
Houston, Texas

Cheryl Kamei Hannan
California State University, Los Angeles

Pat Kelley
Texas Tech University

John Kennedy
University of Toronto, Scarborough

B. T. Kimbrough

Corinne Kirchner
New York, New York

Thomas Kuyk
Northrop-Grumman Information Technology

Steven J. LaGrow
Massey University, New Zealand

Gordon Legge
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

James A. Leja
Western Michigan University

Jay D. Leventhal
American Foundation for the Blind

Sandra Lewis
Florida State University, Tallahassee

Lauren Lieberman
State University of New York, Brockport

Richard Long
Western Michigan University

Jan Lovie-Kitchin
Queensland University of Technology School of Optometry, Australia

Amanda Lueck
San Francisco State University

Kelly Marie Evans Lusk
Vanderbilt University

Ann MacCuspie
Atlantic Provinces Special Education Authority, Canada

Tina MacDonald
Center for the Partially Sighted

Stephanie MacFarland
University of Arizona

Linda Mamer
Provincial Outreach Program for Students Who Are Deafblind British Columbia, Canada

Sue W. Martin
Southeastern Blind Rehabilitation Center

Jennifer Masoodi
Chapman University College

Robert Massof
Johns Hopkins University

Carey Matsuba
British Columbia Children's Hospital

Mike May
Sendero Group

Barbara McCarthy
Virgina Department for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Bob McCulley
University of Massachusetts, Boston

Duncan McGregor
York Region District School Board, Canada

Amy McKenzie
Florida State University

Eugene McMahon
Limitless Vision Consulting

Nancy Miller
VISIONS/Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Marja Mogk
California Lutheran University

J. Elton Moore
Mississippi State University

Sam Morgan
New York Deaf-Blind Collaborative

Kathie Nelson
Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children

Nurit Neustadt-Noy
Consultation and Rehabilitation Services for Blind and Visually Impaired Persons, Israel

Trisha O'Connell
WGBH National Center for Accessible Media

Myrna Olson
University of North Dakota, Grand Forks

Alberta Orr
Disabilities Network of New York City

Susan Osterhaus
Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Cynthia Owsley
University of Alabama, Birmingham

William Park
Wichita, Kansas

William Penrod
University of Louisville, Kentucky

Susan Ponchillia
Western Michigan University

Julie Prause
Columbus, Texas

Ike Presley
American Foundation for the Blind

Theresa Rafalowski Welch
University of Rochester Medical Center

Elsie Rao
Tyler Independent School District, Texas

Marianne Riggio
Perkins School for the Blind

Sally Rogow
University of British Columbia

L. Penny Rosenblum
University of Arizona

Ellyn Ross
Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance

Phil Rumrill
Kent State University

Joanne Russotti
New York State Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Deanna Sands
University of Colorado, Denver

Mary Jean Sanspree
University of Alabama, Birmingham

Dona Sauerburger
Gambrills, Maryland

Suzy Scannell
Houston, Texas

Lisa Serino
Arizona State School for the Deaf and Blind

Rona Shaw
Dominican College

Anjoo Sikka
University of Houston

Rosanne Silberman
Hunter College, City University of New York

Wayne Siligo
Fremont, California

Jerome Siller
Manhasset, New York

Annette Skellenger
Western Michigan University

Derrick Smith
University of Alabama, Huntsville

Joan Stelmack
Hines VA Hospital

Kevin Stewart
York Region District School Board

Jodi Sticken
Northern Illinois University

Janet Sunness
Greater Baltimore Medical Center

Janet Szlyk
Chicago Lighthouse

Pamela Thompson
Center for Partially Sighted

Elke Wagner
University of Education, Heidelberg, Germany

Robert Wall Emerson
Western Michigan University

Gale Watson
Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC

Richard R. Welsh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Jenny Wheeler
Phoenix, Arizona

Stephen Whittaker
Moss Rehabilitation Hospital

Anne Whittington Reardon
Naval Medical Center, San Diego

William Wiener
Marquette University

Stuart Wittenstein
California School for the Blind

Karen Wolffe
American Foundation for the Blind

Diane Wormsley
North Carolina Central University, Durham

Darick Wright
University of Massachusetts, Boston

Zhi-Chao Yu
Lavelle School for the Blind

Andrew Zabel
Johns Hopkins University

Kim Zebehazy
Northern Illinois University

Susan Zekert
Boulder, Colorado

Sharon Zell Sacks
California School for the Blind

George Zimmerman
University of Pittsburgh

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