Daman Takes On DC!

A couple of weeks ago, I had the opportunity to participate in the innovation session for travelers with disabilities. I traveled to Washington D.C. with the intention of increasing visibility to the needs of travelers with disabilities, but also to have a fun weekend. A little work followed by a little play!   Day 1 (Wednesday)… Continue Reading Daman Takes On DC!

A No Barriers Life

I attended the 2017 No Barriers Summit in Lake Tahoe, CA in June. This is the one conference each year that I will not miss. This year my agenda included whitewater rafting and rock climbing. With over 800 people all breaking barriers, this conference pushes your boundaries by allowing you to accomplish what you think… Continue Reading A No Barriers Life

Life with the ADA

Twenty-seven years ago, Americans with disabilities were finally granted their civil rights and equality with the passing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Advocates fought hard to get Congress to pass the ADA, staging protests such as the Capitol Crawl where people with disabilities got out of their wheelchairs and crawled up the steps… Continue Reading Life with the ADA

A Traveler’s Notes: Imperial Beach, CA, December 27, 2016 – January 1, 2017

Happy New Year!  Between IT consulting and startup life, I found time to get away with my family.  We went on vacation to Imperial Beach, CA, just south of San Diego. A waterfront hotel, ocean pier, and power beach wheelchairs made this a great destination for an accessible vacation! We started our travels with a… Continue Reading A Traveler’s Notes: Imperial Beach, CA, December 27, 2016 – January 1, 2017