ABOUT Margo Vreeburg Izzo
Margo completed her Ph.D. in Special Education, Rehabilitation and Research at The Ohio State University in 1998, and received her Master of Arts from George Washington University in Washington D.C.
Leadership and Service
Margo is Past President of the Division of Career Development and Transition (DCDT) within the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC).
Margo is a recipient of a Mary E. Switzer Fellowship from the
Division of Career Development and Transition: Marc Gold
Innovative Practices in Transition Award, 2014
Ohio State University Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award, 2013
Division of Career Development and Transition: Oliver P. Kolstoe Award, 2008
President’s Award, Division of Career Development and Transition, 2003
Research and Professional Interest
Margo conducts research on evidence-based practices that increase achievement and postsecondary outcomes of students with disabilities and other at-risk populations. She has developed curricula, products and services to increase the effectiveness of secondary and adult service providers to enhance career development, self-determination and employment outcomes of at-risk students.