Florida and Virgin Islands (FAVI) Deaf-Blind Collaborative

General Information

Florida and Virgin Islands (FAVI) Deaf-Blind Collaborative
University of Florida
P.O. Box 100234
Gainesville, FL 32610
(352) 273 7530


Shelly Voelker, Family & Information Specialist, shellyv@ufl.edu, 352 273 7534

Regina Bussing, Project Director, rbussing@ufl.edu

Emily Taylor-Snell, Project Coordinator, etsnell@ufl.edu

Michelle (Wahlmeier) Pearson, Technical Assistance Specialist, michellew@ufl.edu

Pam Kissoondyal, Family Specialist, pamsk@ufl.edu

Services Offered

  • Consultation/Technical Program Assistance
    • The FAVI Deaf-Blind Collaborative serves the entire state of Florida providing training and consultation services to the families and educational teams of Florida’s children and young adults (ages 0-22) with concurrent hearing loss and vision loss.