Meet the Trainers

John Raffaele, LMSW
Director of
Educational Services at the National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals
Matthew Kuriloff
Matthew Kuriloff
Self-Advocacy adviser at East End Disability Associates (EEDA)
Chris Hamlet
Chris Hamlet
advocate for the LGBTQ+ community
Desiree Loucks Baer
Desiree Loucks Baer
Chief Operating Officer at the National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals
Avery Outlaw
Avery Outlaw
Deputy Director of Operations, Autistic Self Advocacy Network
Jonathan Martinis
Jonathan Martinis
Senior Director for Law and Policy in the Burton Blatt Institute (BBI) at Syracuse University