Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
State of Illinois Department of Human Services, Division of Rehabilitation Services
Currently, Prerak serves as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor where he assists students and adults with disabilities in obtaining and maintaining competitive employment in the community. Prior to his work with the State of Illinois, he was employed as a Community Liaison for Aetna where he collaborated with community stakeholders on Medicaid Managed Care and Disability Rights issues. Prerak was selected by the American Association of Persons with disabilities to take part in the summer internship program where he was placed at the National Disability Rights Network. He was also invited to participate in a roundtable discussion on disability policy issues with former President Obama at the White House.
Expertise: Community Inclusion, Employment, Training, Disability policy
Expertise: Public Policy
Interests: Community Inclusion, Disability Policy and Law