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James Rinehart, M.A.

  • Associate Faculty, Library and Information Science


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Jim Rinehart is a husband, a father of two adult children, and a grandfather of five grandchildren. In his spare time he enjoys playing the trumpet in a community band, and officiates youth and high school sports.

Rinehart is an Assistive Technology Specialist at Easterseals Crossroads in Indianapolis, a job he began in 2014. Prior to that he served as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor and Supervisor at the Indiana Vocational Rehabilitation Services for five years. He also has a significant background in career counseling, and training development and delivery.

He did his undergraduate work at Ball State University and holds an M.A. from Liberty University. Rinehart is a RESNA Certified Assistive Technology Practitioner (ATP), and a Certified Workforce Development Professional (CWDP).