Dr. Matthew Markve serves in the position of technical assistance and continuing education specialist. He is responsible for developing and delivering face to face, distance and self paced product training to State VR agencies and appropriate ancillary partners; developing and maintaining the TACE website, and developing, disseminating and evaluating results from needs assessment. Matt has 12 years experience as a trainer/educator and is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor. His areas of expertise include quality assurance, ethics, substance use and abuse, counseling theories and techniques, developmental disabilities, and rural issues in rehabilitation service delivery. Matt earned a B.S. in Psychology from the University of New Mexico, an M.A. in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of Northern Colorado and a Ph.D. in Human Rehabilitation at UNC.