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The presentation in State College was a roaring success! We had over 40 people in attendance in the last session of a 2-day conference. It was a truly remarkable experience full of networking, shared stories, and a mutual connection among everyone there. I am grateful for the opportunity and I can’t wait to return again next year!Continue reading “PaTTAN Conference Follow-Up”
Mark your calendars for July 17th and 18th because I will be a presenter at the PaTTAN 2019 PA Community on Transition Conference at the Penn Stater Conference Center in State College, PA. The theme this year is “Ignite the Future! Sparking Engagement in Career Readiness” and I hope to do just that. I’m presentingContinue reading “Talking4Autism at PaTTAN Conference”
Big Thank You to PNC Enable for bringing me in to speak today at your Lunch & Learn session! I enjoyed your thoughtful questions and kind words. I hope you all learned a lot and keep the advocacy spirit alive! Let’s do it again sometime! 🙂
If you’re in or around Pittsburgh this Friday, please consider coming to the Autism Speaks U Pitt Chapter’s Autism Advocacy Day. I’ll be speaking along with a couple who has an adult son on the spectrum. Take the opportunity to come and use us as resources for your homes, schools, and communities! Hope to seeContinue reading “Autism Advocacy Day”
As I sit here, a camp counselor for the Point Park University Accounting Careers Awareness Program (ACAP, in short), I think back to where I was 4-5 years ago when I was in the shoes of these intelligent and driven 11th and 12th graders. I recall how I earned my Eagle Scout rank 6 yearsContinue reading “The Journey”