Michelle Walker on Disability Awareness, Advocacy, and Inclusive Spaces
Join Michelle Walker in a discussion centered around disability awareness and advocacy as well as how to create inclusive spaces!
Michelle Walker, is a sought-after speaker, consultant, trainer, and founder of Lend An Ear Consulting, an agency based in the Greater Pittsburgh, PA area. She is an avid advocate of people with disabilities, who dismantles barriers of communication and awareness through Disability Inclusion and Accessibility speaking, interactive training, and comprehensive workshops. She educates as an analyst who coaches clients, whether corporate, collegiate, or private, with the critical stages of development, implementation, and offers short and long-term solutions for best practices. She is Deaf/Hard of Hearing, and is a proud supporter of Deaf Awareness, Autism Awareness, and Special Education. She volunteers her time, and is honored to serve as an executive board member of these organizations throughout the Greater Pittsburgh region; Autism Connection of PA, and Autism Urban Connections Inc. She is a member of the Local Task Force for the Right to Education, in Pittsburgh. Michelle is currently pursuing a degree in Human Services, and is a proud alum of the 2020-21 cohort of Coro Pittsburgh’s Women in Leadership program.