Paula Pottenger is an Organizational Development Specialist with University of Arkansas CURRENTS, and has worked for the University since 1989. Prior to and during her UA service she developed service programs and strategies serving individuals who are Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and hearing impaired. Paula previously served both as a counselor and a program director with Arkansas Rehabilitation Services’ Office for the Deaf and Hearing Impaired. Paula currently contributes as a consultant and trainer focusing on systems, organizational strategic change, leadership development, survey design, and quality initiatives. Paula holds a Masters of Education in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of Arkansas and is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma’s Academy for Executive Leadership. Paula is a fan of SEC football, the Kansas City Chiefs, boxing and her cat, Scotch.