Past and Upcoming Speaking Engagements (in reverse order)

 

 

January 24, 2018, Children's Autism Services of Edmonton
Edmonton, Alberta
Keynote Speaker

December 6, 2017, Department of Public Instruction
Madison, WI
Keynote Speaker

November 13, 2017, Parshall School District and Community
Parshall, ND
Keynote Speaker

October 20, 2017, North Dakota State Autism Spectrum Disorders Conference
Fargo, ND
Keynote Speaker

October 12, 2017, Kimberly Clark Disabilities Group
Neenah, WI
Keynote Speaker

September 9, 2017, Asia Pacific Autism Conference
Sydney, Australia
Keynote Speaker

June 29, 2017, The Society for Diversity
Workshop Presenter
Chicago, IL

June 9, 2017, Lighting the Way
Sioux Falls, SD
Keynote Speaker

May 11, 2017, Targeting Autism
Springfield, IL
Keynote Speaker

April 10, 2017, Stony Brook University
New York, NY
Keynote Speaker

November 17, 2016, Hoover Elementary School
Milwaukee, WI
Staff Training

September 15, 2016, Frank Lloyd Wright Middle School
Milwaukee, WI
Staff Training

August 4, 2016, Texas Autism Research & Resource Center
San Antonio, TX
Workshop Presenter

May 18, 2016, Brooklyn Public Library
Brooklyn, NY
Keynote Speaker

March 29, 2016, Autism Society of Wisconsin
Remote by Webinar
Keynote Speaker

February 26, 2016, University of Wisconsin, Green Bay
Green Bay, WI
Keynote Speaker

February 15, 2016, West Allis School District
West Allis, WI
Training

January 21-22, 2016, Children's Autism Services of Edmonton
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Workshop Presenter

December 9, 2015, Parents United
Pewaukee, WI
Keynote Speaker

October 29, 2015, CESA 11
Wisconsin Dells, WI
Keynote Speaker

June 18, 2015, Texas Autism Research & Resource Center
Austin, TX
Keynote Speaker

April 29, 2015, Brookfield School District
Elmbrook, WI
Keynote Speaker

March 31, 2015, Whitnall School District
Whitnall, WI
Keynote Speaker

March 13, 2015, CARE Cafe Group
Green Bay, WI
Keynote Speaker

March 26, 2015, Pewaukee School District
Pewaukee, WI
Training

March 24, 2015, Nicolet School District
Glendale, WI
Keynote Speaker

March 23, 2015, Lund Van Dyke
Green Bay, WI
Keynote Speaker

February 18, 2015, West Allis School District
West Allis, WI
Keynote Speaker

February 11, 2015, Nicolet School District
Glendale, WI
Training

December 3, 2014, Accenture Corporation
Globally telecast
Keynote Speaker

September 24, 2014, CESA 1
Milwaukee, WI
Workshop Presenter

June 26, 2014, New York City Board of Education
New York, NY
Commencement Keynote (solo) Speaker

June 5, 2014, New York City Board of Education
New York, NY
Keynote (solo) Speaker

May 29, 2014, New York City Board of Education
New York, NY
Keynote (solo) Speaker

May 19, 2014, New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 1, 2014, New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

April 29, 2014, New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

April 11, 2014, Franklin Academy

East Haddam, CT

Workshop (solo) Speaker

 

April 2, 2014, New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

February 11, 2014, New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

January 14, 2014,Florida Diversity Council

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker—Webinar

 

November 8, 2013, New York Diversity Council

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

November 7, 2013, New Jersey Diversity Council

Newark, NJ

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

November 6, 2013, Connecticut Diversity Council

New Haven, CT

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

November 3, 2013, Harrisburg, PA Autism Society

Harrisburg, PA

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

October 29, 2013, Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) National Conference on Diversity & Inclusion 

San Francisco, CA

Workshop Presenter

 

October 10, 2013, NHRMA Conference 

Tacoma, WA

Workshop Presenter

 

October 7, 2013, SHRM New York

Verona, NY

Workshop Presenter

 

October 1, 2013 Art Beyond Sight

New York, NY

Workshop presenter

 

September 4, 2013, New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

July 23, 2013, The Conference Board's Corporate Social Impact Conference 

Detroit, MI

Co-Workshop Presenter

 

June 19, 2013, Asheville Autism Week

Asheville, NC

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

June 6, 2013, New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 23, 2013, New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 16, 2013, The Gersh Academy

New York, NY

Keynote Speaker

 

May 9, 2013, The Conference Board’s Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education Conference

Boston, MA

Panel Moderator

 

May 7, 2013, Newmark School

Plainfield, NJ

Co-Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

April 30, 2013, A Fortune 1000 Corporation

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker—Webinar

 

April 20, 2013 AHA

Adelphi University, NY

Workshop presenter

 

April 3, 2013, United States Federal Employees Association

Washington, DC

Workshop presenter

 

April 1, 2013, The Conference Board’s Diversity and Inclusion Conference

San Francisco, CA

Workshop presenter

 

March 19, 2013, National Diversity Council

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker—Webinar

 

February 7, 2013, Summit School

New York, NY

Co-Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

January 29, 2013, The Metropolitan Museum of Art (MOMA)

New York, NY

Panel Facilitator

 

January 15, 2013, New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

January 12, 2013 Long Beach Autism Society

Long Beach, CA

Keynote Speaker

 

December 1, 2012 Johnson Community College

Overland Park, KS

Keynote Speaker

 

November 8, 2012 SHRM Delaware

Wilmington, DE

Workshop presenter

 

November 6, 2012 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

October 5, 2012 An anonomous company

New York, NY

Co-Keynote Speaker

 

September 20, 2012 SHRM North Carolina

Wilmington, NC

Workshop presenter

 

August 13, 2012 Woods Hole Marine Biological Institute

Woods Hole, MA

Keynote Speaker

 

July 24, 2012 An unnamed Fortune 1000 company (webinar)

Remote

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

July 21, 2012 Aspergers Association of New England

Boston, MA

Keynote Speaker

 

July 17, 2012 An unnamed Fortune 1000 company

New York, NY

Co-Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

June 14, 2012 A Fortune 1000 Company (webinar)

Remote

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

June 12 (p.m.), 2012 Linkages (webinar)

Remote

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

June 12 (a.m.), 2012 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

June 7 (p.m.), 2012 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

June 7 (a.m.), 2012 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

June 1, 2012 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 18, 2012 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 14, 2012 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 11, 2012 Cornell/Weill Autism Cpnference

New York, NY

Co-Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 9, 2012 A Fortune 1000 company

Armonk, NY

Co-Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 7, 2012 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

April 25, 2012 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

April 22, 2012 East End Temple

New York, NY

Panel Moderator

 

April 17, 2012 Queens Borough President’s Office

New York, NY

Keynote Speaker

 

March 30, 2012 Autism Society of New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM

Keynote Speaker

 

March 27, 2012 Thought-Leadership Conference

New York, NY

Workshop presenter

 

February 21, 2012 University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

February 29, 2012 The Greenwich School

Greenwich, CT

Co-Keynote Speaker

 

February 16, 2012 COSD (webinar)

Remote

Co-Keynote Speaker

 

December 8, 2011 Vista del Mar Services

Los Angeles, CA

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

December 6, 2011 The Conference Board

Los Angeles, CA

Dinner Speaker

 

November 30, 2011 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

November 3, 2011 COSD (Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities)

Morristown, NJ

Co-Workshop Presenter

 

October 21, 2011 BOCES State Services

Liberty, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

September 22, 2011 National Diversity Council

Philadelphia, PA

Workshop Presenter

 

June 14, 2011 APSE (Association for Persons in Supported Employment)

Seattle, WA

Workshop Presenter

 

June 9, 2011 New York City Board of Education

Queens, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 19, 2011 The Conference Board

Chicago, IL

Workshop Presenter

 

May 2, 2011 Childhood Communication Seminars, Inc.

New Orleans, LA

Co-Keynote Speaker

 

April 28, 2011 Diversity in Higher-Education Conference

Duke University, Raleigh-Durham, NC

Workshop Presenter

 

April 12, 2011 Columbia University

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 3, 2010 Lehman College

Bronx, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

April 23, 2010 St. Louis Community College

St. Louis, MO

Keynote Speaker

 

April 13, 2010 PACE University

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

October 16, 2009 Johnson County Community College

Overland Park, KS

Keynote Speaker

 

May 22, 2009 Lake Meadow School District

Shrub Oaks, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 9, 2009 AHANY Transitioning Conference

Adelphi University, Long Island, NY

Teen Panel Moderator

 

April 29, 2009 Autism Society of Minnesota

St. Paul, MN

Keynote Speaker

 

April 25, 2009 New York City Board of Education/EPIC Fair

New York, NY

Speaker

 

April 23, 2009 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

April 20, 2009 Lake Meadow School District/Lake Meadow SEPTA

Shrub Oaks, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

April 6, 2009 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Panel Moderator

 

March 23, 2009 Learning Spring Academy

New York, NY

Benefit Speaker

 

March 20, 2009 Lake Meadow School District

Shrub Oaks, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

March 13, 2009 Brown University’s Center for the Study of Human Development

Providence, RI

Keynote Speaker

 

February 28, 2008 New York City Board of Education

Staten Island, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

February 23, 2009 Trinity School

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

February 7, 2009 CT Autism Spectrum Resource Center

New Haven, CT

Workshop Presenter

 

October 23-24, 2009 Organization for Autism Research

New York, NY

Convocation Autism Think Tank Participant

 

January 17, 2009 The ARC of Tennessee

Nashville, TN

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

November 6, 2008 Birch Family Services

New York, NY

Panel Moderator

 

November 4, 2008 Lake Meadow School District

Shrub Oaks, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

October 18, 2008 NY State Educators (NYC School Board Presidents)

Sheraton Towers Hotel, New York, NY

Keynote Speaker

 

October 1-2, 2008 MAAP National Conference

Indianapolis, IN

Scheduled Keynote Speaker

(please note: this conference was cancelled three weeks prior to the scheduled date)

 

August 28, 2008 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

July 23, 2008 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote Speaker

 

June 9, 2008 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

June 8, 2008 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Adult Panel Moderator

 

June 5, 2008 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

May 15, 2008 AHANY

Bethpage, Long Island, NY 

Keynote (solo) Speaker and book signing

 

April 28, 2008 Special Education Parent/Teacher Association of Great Neck

Great Neck, Long Island, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

April 13, 2008 AHANY Transitioning Conference

Adelphi University, Long Island, NY

Adult Panel Moderator

Teen Panel Moderator

 

April 18, 2008 Asperger’s Society of Michigan

Traverse City, MI

Keynote Speaker

 

March 31, 2008 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Adult Panel Moderator

 

March 8, 2008 PBS, Channel 13 Educational Conference

Hilton Hotel, New York, NY

Featured Speaker

 

January 30, 2008 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

January 16, 2008 Learning Spring Academy

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

November 29, 2007 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

November 6, 2007 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

November 3, 2007 New York City Board of Education

New York, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

November 2, 2007 Queens Centers for Progress

Flushing Sheraton Hotel, Queens, NY

Featured Speaker

 

October 28, 2007 Mt. Sinai Hospital—Seaver Center for Autism

New York, NY

Featured Speaker

 

June 5, 2007 New York State Center for Disability Services

Albany, NY

Keynote Speaker

 

April 24, 2007 IFC World Premiere of the Movie “Snow Cake”

New York, NY

Panelist with actress Sigourney Weaver

 

April 15, 2007 AHANY Transitioning Conference

Adelphi University, Long Island, NY

Featured Speaker

Adult Panel Moderator

 

March 19, 2007 United Jewish Appeal (UJA)

New York, NY

Panelist

 

January 9, 2007 Winthrop Hospital

Mineola, Long Island, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

October 26-27, 2006 Organization for Autism Research

Arlington, VA

Featured Speaker

 

October 21, 2006 AASCEND

San Francisco, CA

Featured Speaker

 

October 19, 2006 Illinois Association of Rehabilitation Facilities

Springfield, IL

Featured Speaker

 

June 6, 2006 Organization for Autism Research 

Arlington, VA

Research Convocation Panelist

 

March 17, 2006 University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA

Keynote Speaker

Adult Panel Moderator

 

November 6, 2005 ASPIE School

Woodstock, NY

Featured Speaker

Teen Panel Moderator

 

November 4, 2005 The Shield Institute/Pure Vision Arts

New York, NY

Featured Speaker

 

November 3, 2005 Hudson Valley Autism Society

New Paultz, NY

Keynote Speaker

 

October 28-29, 2005 MAAP

Indianapolis, IN

Featured Speaker

Panel Moderator

 

July 13-16, 2005 Autism Society of America

Nashville, TN

Panelist

 

April 16, 2005 AHANY Transitioning Conference

Adelphi University, Long Island, NY

Featured Speaker

Teen Panel Moderator

 

April 8, 2005 High Road Student Learning Center

Wallingford, CT

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

March 15, 2005 Westchester Jewish Community Services

New Rochelle, NY

Adult Panel Moderator

 

February 4, Autism Society of Georgia

Atlanta, GA

Featured Speaker

 

January 28, 2005 Notre Dame University

South Bend, IN

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

October 15-16, 2004 MAAP Conference

Northbrook, IL

Adult Panels Moderator (3)

 

April 25, 2004 AHANY Transitioning Conference

Roslyn, Long Island, NY

Featured Speaker

Adult Panel Moderator

 

April 15, 2004 Hudson Valley Autism Society

Poughkeepsie, NY

Keynote (solo) Speaker

 

April 2, 2004 Nassau Suffolk Services for Autism

NY College of Medicine, New York, NY

Adult Panel Moderator

 

March 25, 2004 Children’s Mental Health Services of Westchester County

(Scarsdale, NY?)

Adult Panel Moderator

 

November 7, 2003 MAAP Conference

Indianapolis, IN

Adult Panel Moderator

 

November 2, 2003 Mt. Sinai Hospital—Seaver Center for Autism

New York, NY

Panelist

 

March 31, 2003 Nassau Suffolk Services for Autism

NY College of Medicine, New York, NY

Adult Panel Moderator

 

April, 2002 The Council for Exceptional Children

Hilton Hotel, New York, NY

Panelist