Join us as we bring you this collaborative meeting with Adam Shand and Jennifer Donelli from New Mexico’s Parents Reaching Out!
This session will teach teens and young adults with disabilities what true inclusion is and its impact on those around you. We will also discuss how to use inclusive language, and ways to create inclusion in your community and your workplace.
For more information:
Bonnie Perez Ramirez – 915.471.0093 firstname.lastname@example.org
Alejandra Barger – 832.720.2127 email@example.com
About our Presenters:
Jenn Donelli is the Communication and Outreach manager at Parents Reaching Out. She has a bachelor’s degree in Youth Ministry. She is raising a 9 and 2-year-old girl. She serves as the Board President of the New Mexico Autism Society. Special Education has always been a part of her life. Her favorite part of her job is empowering parents and building strong relationships within the community.
Adam Shand is an Outreach & Youth Liaison at Parents Reaching Out. Despite having Cerebral Palsy, Adam has always worked hard on his inclusion in life. He has been very involved in advocating for the disability community. He works with the Developmental Disabilities Planning Council, serves as Director of Central Region III on the ARC of New Mexico Board of Directors, and an executive board member on New Mexico Allies as a ‘past president’. Adam does this work, not only for the community, but also his family.