Coyer renamed to Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
A Lancaster woman is among three members reappointed to the Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
Nina S. Coyer is an assistant professor at Eastern Kentucky University, where she earned a bachelor's degree in elementary education and a master's degree in deaf education.
Coyer is the first culturally deaf person to receive her tenure in any university in Kentucky. She is a certified teacher of American sign language and works throughout the state as an interpreter for the deaf. Coyer is a member of the Kentucky Association of the Deaf, which she represents on the commission.
Robert C. Stuckey of Louisville, a community support specialist for Rauch, Inc., and Susan E. Brown of Murray, an audiologist at Murray State University, also were reappointed.