Meet a Deaf Professional: Mary Harman "Advocating for Your Child's Rights"

Region
East
Contact Name
Tracy Duncan
Email Address
t.duncan@tsdeaf.org
Contact Phone
865-320-3754 (Text)
Event Type
Advocacy/Legal,
Education,
Parent Programs,
Professional Development
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This is a learning opportunity provided by TSD Outreach Servcies for families with children identified with hearing loss/hearing concerns and professionals who serve them.

Mary Harman is a Deaf Latina disability rights expert and activist. Mary is currently a Senior Associate at Dendros Group, LLC and owns a consulting company, which provides expertise in areas including civil rigts, commuication access and equity, and intersectional advocacy. Her career includes experience in public service, legislative affairs, and the private and nonprofit sectors. Highlights include her work in the Hawaii State Senate to enact landmark legislation requiring open captioned showings at movie theaters in the state and serving on the Disability Policy Committee for the Biden-Harris Campaign.