#ADA30 Summit 2020
Dr. Nelle Richardson is a member of RespectAbility’s National Disability Speakers Bureau: Women’s Division. Born in the Caribbean, she is an ordained pastor, motivational speaker, counselor, life coach and self-advocate. Richardson lives with nonvisible disabilities due to two accidents. As a motivational speaker, she addresses disability and racial bias. She has worked for the Federation Employment and Guidance Services / NYC LINKS for two decades as a counselor in its Mental Health Unit, and as a case manager for the Criminal Justice Department. Dr. Richardson’s volunteer work includes addressing suicide prevention among youth in the LGBTQ community.