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53 Million American Adults Living With Disabilities

Did you know that there are over 50 million adults in the United States who have a physical or mental disability? Many of these individuals were born with a disability, others have cognitive or physical limitations due to diseases like dementia or blindness, and nearly 4 million others are veterans whose impairment is the direct…

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UW Department of Communication announces 2015 Alumni Hall of Fame inductees!

Congratulations to Colleen Fukui-Sketchley, a founding member of the WSBLN on her induction to the 2015 Alumni Hall of Fame! Please see Colleen’s Bio below. Colleen Fukui-Sketchley (B.A., 1994) is the Corporate Center Diversity Affairs Director for Nordstrom, a company she has served for more than 20 years. Committed to giving back to her alma…

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A Message from Jill Houghton USBLN Executive Director

Keith Wiedenkeller Joins the USBLN as Chief Strategy Officer of the Disability Equality Index (DEI) We are so pleased to announce that Keith Wiedenkeller, formerly Chief People Officer for AMC Theatres, currently serves in a strategy and consulting role on behalf of the USBLN in its work developing and promoting the ground-breaking Disability Equality IndexSM…

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