April Professional Development Meeting

  • April 20, 2023
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Embassy Suites Corpus Christi 4337 South Padre Island Dr


  • Please send an email to info@cbshrm.org to get this registration code

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ADA: Reasonable accommodations in Unreasonable Times


Sam Ramirez, SHRM-SCP, CCEP

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Employee Development & Compliance Services

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Date:  Thursday, April 20th

Time:  11:30a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location:  Embassy Suites Corpus Christi 

Session Description

This presentation will provide an overview of the ADA accommodations procedure, including steps to maximize effectiveness and “pitfalls to avoid.” Additionally, this forum will examine EEOC and CDC guidance in reviewing reasonable accommodations and the intersection of FMLA, Leaves of Absence, & Remote Work.

Session Objectives:

  • Overview of ADA Accommodations
  • How to Avoid Pitfalls
  • Explore EEOC and CDC Guidance

About the Speaker:

Sam Ramirez , is the Director, Employee Development and Compliance Services at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. He oversees training and development, employee relations, EO/AA compliance, and investigations. Ramirez received his BS in communications from the University of Texas and his Master of Management degree from Webster University. He has served as adjunct faculty with TAMU-CC, Del Mar College, and the University of the Incarnate Word. Ramirez (SHRM-SCP) conducts Pre-Certification credential training for HR professionals in South Texas through the SHRM

College/University program. Ramirez served as SHRM Advocacy Captain for the 21st Congressional District and currently is a Texas State Agency Veteran's Liaison. Ramirez holds certifications as ADA Coordinator, Title IX Coordinator, and Investigator thru the ATIXA and a Certified Compliance and Ethics Profession (CCEP) from the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE). Before his current position, Ramirez served in similar roles at Brown University and Utah State University. After graduation from college Ramirez served on active duty in the U.S. Army as a commissioned officer (2nd Lieutenant-Major) in Ft. Benning, Ga., Ft. Bragg, N.C., Ft. Polk, La., and Ft. Campbell, Ky, Panama, and El Salvador.

  • $30 Member  |  $35 Non-Member

  • $45 Late Registrants 

  • $10 Virtual Zoom Member  |  $15 Non-Member

  • First Time Attendees (50% discount) , email info@cbshrm.org to get a code.
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