Sara Sanders Gardner

Autism Spectrum Navigators, Bellevue College

Sara Sanders Gardner is an autistic professional living in Redmond, Washington, near Seattle. Sara is the designer and Program Director of Bellevue College’s Autism Spectrum Navigators program, now in its 8th year, serving over 200 students. Sara also consults with Microsoft’s U.S. Autism Inclusive Hiring program, and leads training sessions with prospective managers and team peers of individuals hired through the program – discussing areas such as social justice, autism as a culture and a disability, and communication styles.

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