Non Profit CEO. Writer. Fintech Director.
Humans and robots of the internet:
I am many things – but I am most importantly a Sunday school teacher, wife, sister, daughter, and friend. Through my work and ministry, I lead mental health and disability advocacies. I strive to amplify the voices of those in marginalized communities through my research, writings, and various projects.
COUNTRIES TRAVELED (LIFETIME)
BOOKS READ (2021)
BOWLS OF OATMEAL CONSUMED (LIFETIME)
NEW BOOK ALERT!
Published Apr 02, 2022
Young Adult Novel
Follow Noa Ohunene Jenkins, a Black autistic girl in a small town in upstate New York. With the use of a robot toy invention, mentors, and some fellow autistic friends along the way, she realizes there’s more than one way to be both fantastically autistic, and beautifully Black.
Disability and Mental Health DAO
A DAO advised by those featured in the Black and Autistic book. Tokens will fund autistic and other neurodivergent organizations and individuals who are marginalized from mainstream research and media. NFTs will be released during the pre-order launch of the book!
Disability Art Campaign
“It’s time we create a campaign to bring out the voices in our communities…. Through your essays and artistic submissions, let’s build a platform for all of us to connect and seek ways of how we can better unite and stand for all BIPOC at Miami more than ever before.”…coming to Miami University fall 2022!
Deadline March 23rd 2022
An art contest for 12-16-year-olds was open worldwide! Three winners received $75, four books, and the opportunity to be mentored by one of our three mentors. Huge congratulations to our unique and inspiring change makers of tomorrow!
Project Didymus (P.Didy)
A disability ministry that will discuss disability and mental health advocacy in the Christian setting. Stay tuned for further updates!
The Worst Saturday Ever
A fantasy middle grade novel about special needs students in dystopian New York.
Autistic and Black
A non-fiction book documenting the unique experience of intersectional identities around the globe.
SHH…IT’S A SURPRISE!
Work in progress…will tell more soon!
readbykay [at] gmail [dot] com