Young Adult Leadership Council

Ben Gurewitz

Ben Gurewitz is a senior at the University of California–Davis. He has dyslexia, dysgraphia, and slow processing disorder. Ben is currently a policy analyst for Rooster Strategies in California and associate director of the Diverse Learners Coalition. Ben has been an advocate, a policy analyst, a public speaker, and a mentor for people with learning disabilities. He is passionate about policies that can make education more accessible to all learners. He has extensive experience working on campaigns in California, and for political strategists.

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IT with LD

Written by Aidan Satterwhite, NCLD Young Adult Leadership Council Member | 2 weeks ago

I was diagnosed with ADHD when I was very young. Too young to remember, in fact. Many know that life with a learning disability can be quite challenging, but those challenges have also taught me courage, humility, and perseverance.

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