Oce Harrison

Project Director

Oce Harrison, Ed.D. Project Director has directed the New England ADA Center since 2001 and provides Title I Employment trainings throughout New England.  She led the region’s largest events marking the 20th and 25th anniversaries of the Americans with Disabilities Act. From 2006-2011, she collaborated with the Center for Labor Market Studies at Northeastern University, yielding ground breaking research methods and results on ’High School to College Transition of Students with Disabilities; ‘ The Impact of the Great Recession on Unemployment of Americans with Disabilities;  and ‘The Triumph of the Older Worker Despite the Great Recession’. She is currently conducting a media campaign to reach out to older Americans who may not identify as having a disability; and people in recovery from the opioid epidemic with behavioral health issues unaware of their civil rights under the ADA.