Ed.D. Higher Education, Florida State University (1999)
Ed.S. Higher Education, Florida State University (1996)
M.Ed. Educational Leadership, University of West Florida (1993)
B.A. English, Wright State University (1991)
Disability subject matter expert (employment, access, and transportation)
JR Harding is a two-time U.S. Presidential Appointee, and a seven-time Florida Gubernatorial Appointee. He has contributed to national, state, and community public policy advancing independence and self-sufficiency of persons with disabilities for 30 years.
Author of Now What? and ADA Adventure
2017 – Phi Beta Kappa Society (FSU) Teacher of the Year
2016 – Florida Network on Disability (FND) Service Award
2014 – Mary Kane Leadership and Advocacy Award Ability 1st
2002 – FSU created the annual Student, JR Harding Award
Life is short. JR enjoys roller coasters, scuba diving, swimming, and miniature golf.