Visual Vitality Consulting is a values based disability service company, owned and operated by licensed registered nurse professionals specializing in visual impairment as well as other disabilities. Founded in March 2014, the company is located in Canton, MA. Visual Vitality Consulting provides consultations, site assessments and workshops through innovative and cost effective means. We collaborate and partner to raise vision impairment social awareness of IDEA and ADA compliance to meet the needs of visually impaired and other disabled people compelled to navigate city services, businesses, and organizations.
June Scott, RN, MA, ADA-C
June Scott is President / CEO and Co-Owner. She co-founded Visual Vitality Consulting Inc. in 2014. She has consulted with business, education as well as health care industries to raise awareness on accessibility for people with disabilities to promote diversity and inclusion in all settings. She has spoken before varied audiences and coauthored a curriculum on accessibility and disability that is implemented in the university setting. Her expertise and customized approach has been sought after not only by businesses but individual clients as well.
June is a seasoned career nurse with over 20 years of experience with extensive knowledge of visual and invisible disabilities as she is the mother of a visually impaired adult child. Her experience includes working with people with mental illness and substance use in addition to medical and cardiac populations alike. She has been an active board member of local non profit and for profit organizations. She has also worked to bring youth of all abilities together in joint music session as music as a common language promoting disability awareness with the youth. She also holds an active position as alumnae board member for Stoneleigh-Burnham School working with admissions department and promoting leadership skills for high school age girls. Ms. Scott also volunteers for several non profit organizations as well. She has been a volunteer in the medical tent at the Boston Marathon for many years and her knowledge and care of Para Athletes has been sought after to educate others and offer care in the Para Athletes medical tent. Her insight and innovative suggestions have been incorporated into educational and marketing materials. She continues to advise on ADA/504 compliance, promoting advocacy for all.
Ms. Scott holds a Master of Arts degree from CUNY School of School Professional Studies in Disability Studies and a Bachelor of Arts in Hospital Administration from Simmons University. In addition, she earned her Associate Degree in Nursing from Laboure College and a Graduate Certificate in Drug and Alcohol Counseling from Boston College School of Social Work. She is an avid supporter of social awareness and disability rights and entrepreneur.
Kelli Thomas, BSN, CARN
Kelli Thomas, BSN, CARN, is Vice-President/COO and Co-Owner. She joined Visual Vitality Consulting in 2019.
She is an experienced career nurse who entered the field of nursing in 2014 as a obstetrics and neonatal nurse. Recognizing the diverse settings in which nurses encounter substance use and addictive behaviors, particularly in her own practice area, in 2016 she sought speciality certification in addictions nursing. She has presented on substance use and the challenges present among obstetrics patients and newborns and the associated ethical issues faced by healthcare providers. She has also been able to educate and assist colleagues when caring for this vulnerable population.
Kelli has experience with entrepreneurial businesses and understands how disability diversity and inclusion can lead to better business practices. She hopes to educate and assist you both in compliance and adaptation methods to better serve people with disabilities, whether you are an employer, or a businesses serving the public, or both.
Ms.Thomas holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Paralegal Studies from Suffolk University as well as a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from MGH Institute for Health Professions. She is the mother of three boys. During their elementary education, two sons required some form of educational accommodations.
Marianne Cummings, RN, MSN
Marianne Cummings is Executive Director of Education and Training . She started with Visual Vitality Consulting Inc. in 2018.
Marianne is a accomplished and innovative nurse director with over thirty five years of demonstrated success in critical care leadership. She is recognized for building integrated, high performance professional teams and achieving organizational, regulatory, financial and operational goals. She collaborates with interdisciplinary teams and to integrate evidenced strategies to optimize quality and safety outcomes for each patient. She is passionate about partnering with patients and their families . Marianne co- developed a Parent Advisory Council to provide on-going support and to incorporate the voice of each family in real time throughout their critical care experience.
Marianne earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Northeastern University as well as a Masters of Nursing from Boston College. She has experience in clinical ethics as well as bio-ethics and has a certification from E- Cornell in Human Resource Management. She is passionate about developing, educating and mentoring new health care talent as well as helping businesses promote disability as a part of their diversity implementations.
Farrah Sing Peters
Ms. Peters serves as Executive Manager of Visual Vitality Consulting Inc. She has worked with pediatric and geriatric populations managing operations and understands challenges at both ends of the age spectrum. Her managerial and organizational skills are a great benefit to Visual Vitality Consulting.