Conference Organizers

Leadership Team: 

john a. powell, OBI Director

Sara Grossman and Sarah Crowell, conference Co-Directors

Cecilie Surasky, Communications 

Puanani Forbes, Administration and Fundraising

Evan Yoshimoto, Access and Production

 

Pre-conference labs coordinator: 

Tanya Diaz 


Event Producers: Make It Mariko

Production: Add Virtual

   

Agenda Committee:

Ashley Gallegos, Cecilie Surasky, Olivia Araiza, Sara Grossman, Sarah Crowell, Tanya Diaz 

 

Breakouts Committee:
Basima Sismore, Christian Ivey, Emnet Almedom,  Evan Yoshimoto, Gerald Lenoir, Karen Bouris, Miriam Magan Lopez, Nicole Montojo, Sara Grossman, Sarah Crowell and Wendy Ake 

 

Communications and Admin Support:
Charlotte Taylor, Christian Ivey, Erfan Moradi, Lia Clark and Melissa Gross  

 

Arts and Culture Committee:
Evan Bissell, Mina Girgis, Sarah Crowell

 

Special Recognition:

Rachelle Galloway-Popotas, director emerita

 

Live ASL Interpretation:

Michon Shaw and the ASL Interpretation Team from Interpret, Educate, Serve: April Jackson, Cookie Jackson, Felicia Williams, Jenese Portee, Joe Toledo, Juliana Apel, Nicole Shambourger, Paris McTizic, Stephanie Hakulin, Toi Bogan

 

Live Spanish Interpretation:

Atenea Acevedo, Victoria Pérez

 

Spanish Translation: 

Paulina H. Marroquín, Yolanda Fauvet