“It’s usually in between our initial contact and our first date that I tell them,” Jolliff says.
“I will not ever be the person that surprises them.
She can distinguish lights from darks, and her seeing-eye dog helps her navigate the world. For Jolliff, such dating platforms are largely incompatible with Voiceover, a screen reading software she uses on her i Phone.
Joanne has a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education and a Masters degree in Guidance and Counseling.
She taught fourth-graders in the public schools for a number of years before becoming a full-time mother/homemaker.
In her e Harmony and Ok Cupid profiles, Tiffany Jolliff notes that she obsessively listens to the “Hamilton” soundtrack, loves karaoke and can make almost anyone laugh.
But Jolliff leaves out one detail that is part of her daily life: She’s blind.
Husband, Joseph, has a Ph D in Chemical Engineering and teaches at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, Louisiana.
They have four children, and I understand another one is on the way.by Joanne Fernandes Editor's note: The following article is an edited version of a presentation given by Joanne Fernandes at a Parents Seminar in Louisiana in the spring of 1983.Joanne is now the very able, very dynamic president of the National Federation of the Blind of Louisiana.After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.Yes, she wouldn't know what looked like, but obviously, being with someone who had a disability like that would mean a lot of sacrifices.Taking pictures “isn’t even something that crosses my mind,” she says. Last fall, Jolliff signed up for e Harmony and Ok Cupid.