Persons with disabilities in the workplace

Persons with disabilities in the workplace.

3...2...ADA Works Today!

Join us as we celebrate the 32nd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Now that businesses are getting back to “normal” and the demand for human capital is greater than ever, consider this: Is your business ready to support disability workforce development?

While some needs might be obvious, more goes into workforce development than you think. Learn about real-world case studies on workplace inclusion from our expert speakers on this critical, relevant topic.


8:30  Check-in / Breakfast
9:15  Welcome by Mayor Mary-Ann Baldwin
9:30  Keynote and Panel Discussion
10:30 Closing / Networking and Resource Exhibits

Host - Dr. Ricky Scott, Chair, Mayor's Committee for Persons with Disabilities
Keynote - Dr. Levy Brown, NC Community College System

Special Guests:
Ali Ingersoll - Disability Strategy Consultant & Ms. Wheelchair North Carolina 2022
Kai Dawson - NCA&T 2022 graduate with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Philip Woodward - Systems Change Manager at Council on Developmental Disabilities (NCDHHS)
Kamille Richardson - Assistive Technology Consultant

Associated Event




Department of Equity and Inclusion