Meet the Current DEI Advisory Committee Members

AAPD and Disability:IN are honored to be working with the Disability Equality Index Advisory Committee – a diverse group of business leaders, policy experts, and disability advocates, who have assembled to share their knowledge, expertise, and vision to enhance disability inclusion policies and practices in the workplace.

Committee Chairs

Committee Members

Kirk Adams, Ph.D.

President & CEO
American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)

Jennison Asuncion

Head, Accessibility Engineering Evangelism
LinkedIn

Sara Basson, Ph.D., MBA

Accessibility Evangelist
Google

Eric Bridges

Executive Director
American Council of the Blind

Mary Brougher

EVP, Operations
Bender Consulting

Deb Dagit

President
Deb Dagit Diversity LLC

Connie Donnelly

Vice President of Neurodiversity & Business Development
Rethink Benefits

Mike Ellis

Global VP of Accessibility
T-Mobile

Kevin A. Fritz, Esq.

Attorney & Co-Chair, All Abilities Affinity Group
Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Rona Fourte

Global Community Engagement – Supplier Diversity Business Management
United Airlines

Zoe Gibby

SVP, Enterprise Disability Strategy
Bank of America

Rashad Givhan

Inclusion, Diversity and Corporate Impact Operations Lead
McKesson

Zoe Gross

Director of Operations
Autistic Self Advocacy Network

Laurie Henneborn

I&D Thought Leadership Managing Director, Accenture Research
Accenture

Andy Imparato

Executive Director
Disability Rights California (DRC)

Emily Ladau

Disability Communications Consultant
Words I Wheel By

Kenida Lewis

Director, College & Diversity Recruiting
MGM Resorts International

Susan Mazrui

Director, Global Public Policy
AT&T

Jon North

Senior Vice President
Little People of America

Russell Shaffer

Director, Global Culture, Diversity & Inclusion
Walmart

Chris Soukup

Chief Executive Officer
Communication Service for the Deaf

Raul Suarez-Rodriguez, MBA

Director, Global Economic Inclusion & Supplier Diversity
Merck

Bob Witeck

President
Witeck Communications, Inc.

Kevan Worley

Small Business Advocate
National Federation of the Blind

Peter Zerp

Supplier Inclusion & Diversity Manager
Accenture BV

Founding Partners

AAPD and the Disability:IN would like to thank and recognize our DEI Founding Partners:

Exclusive Founding Technology Partner

Founding Partners

A joint initiative of:

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