Education: MA in Disability Studies, BA in Communication ArtsDisability Experience: Served on the Citywide District 75
Council as a parent member from 2010 to 2016 with a focus on helping parents advocate for their children. Was also
entrusted with writing resolutions. Mother of a child with ASD/ADHD.Currently working with underserved populations as a Navigator at NYU Langone Health (since 2016) and served in the same capacity at Jamaica Hospital from 2013 to 2016. Duties as a navigator include, but are not limited to: ted to:Coordinating with providers to design care plan for clients, ensuring clients' care needs are met, acting as a liaison between service providers and clients, referring clients to
appropriate in‐house and community services, advocating for clients, serving as an interpreter, and keeping detailed records in database
Completed one year of hands‐on training for Self‐Direction under the mentorship of a seasoned brokerTrained in Business
Planning and ManagementObtained training in Cultural Sensitivity.