Who We Are

Nanette is actively involved in the community and currently serves as the Co-Chairperson for the Community Literacy Initiative Advisory Board for the West Michigan Literacy Center, is a member of the Circle Theatre Community Engagement Committee, and serves on the Board of Directors for the Comprehensive Therapy Center.

She is the recipient of several awards including the Grand Valley State University Alumni Award for Leadership, the YWCA Tribute Women of Achievement Award Honored by Dickinson-Wright, PLLC, Proud Project Award Recipient from the National Learning Disability Association, Faculty Member of the Year at Aquinas College, Outstanding Educator by the Grand Rapids Foundation, and Award of Excellence by the Michigan Association of Adults and Children with Learning Disabilities.

When she is not at LMA, Amy is a “sports mom” for her two teenagers, reading,  or  actively representing educators and individuals with learning disabilities through involvement with various community organizations and committees including Learning Disabilities Association of Michigan, Michigan’s Special Education Advisory Committee, Senior Neighbors Advisory Council, Campfire West MI 4C TA Council and Learning Disabilities Association of America.


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LMA is a regional resource and the only dedicated school in West Michigan to educate students with learning disabilities.