April Burke

LEND Trainee


April is an advocate trainee whose personal experience with disabilities includes that she is a person with blindness, from birth, as well as that she has many friends with disabilities. She participated in Partners in Policymaking in 2013, worked at Windham Regional Community Council, and has served as a Connecticut Council on Developmental Disabilities member from 2014 to present. She is interested in disability policy, transportation concerns, and civil rights for people with disabilities. April is currently working on her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and plans to keep working within advocacy for people with disabilities. In particular, she wants people to know that disability programs should be offered more places!

April Burke
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