Director of Housing Development and Americans with Disabilities Act Services, Boley Centers, Inc.
Jack Humburg is the Director of Housing Development and Americans with Disabilities Act Services with Boley Centers, Inc. For the past twenty-two years, Mr. Humburg has served as the Administrator for the Florida Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Leadership Network. This network is the state affiliate of the Southeast ADA Center, a program of Syracuse University funded through the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research of the U. S. Department of Education. Mr. Humburg has received extensive training on the ADA and the Fair Housing Act through the federal enforcement agencies including the Department of Justice, EEOC, The Access Board, and HUD.
In addition to his ADA responsibilities, Mr. Humburg is responsible for the development of affordable housing at Boley Centers. Currently, Boley Centers owns and operates over 500 units of affordable housing, manages another 100 units, and administers over 420 Section 8 vouchers for individuals with disabilities in Pinellas County. Mr. Humburg is the Chair of the Accessibility Advisory Committee of the Florida Building Code Commission. Mr. Humburg holds a Master of Arts degree from Ball State University. He is a Certified ADA Coordinator, a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, and a Certified Professional of Occupancy.
About the Boley Centers, Inc. Established in 1970, Boley Centers, Inc., is a private, not-for-profit organization serving individuals with mental disabilities, the homeless, and youth in Pinellas, Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco and Sarasota Counties. Boley Centers provides affordable housing to over 500 individuals and families in Pinellas County. Since joining the agency in 2001, Jack Humburg has been providing consulting and technical assistance on the American’s with Disabilities Act and the Fair Housing Act to interested providers and those with disabilities throughout the State of Florida. Boley Centers’ ADA and Fair Housing Act services including working with local government entities, employers, private businesses, landlords, and individuals with disabilities to help them understand their rights and responsibilities and encouraging voluntary compliance with the law.
Episode 1: Employment and Reasonable Accommodations