Working Sources

Find Your New Authorities

This database features alternative experts who are available to the press. Their authority derives from either lived experience or professional expertise or both. The current categories are Care, Disability, Drugs, Economics, Labor, Military and Housing with more to come. For additional information please visit the About page.

Haben Girma
Human Rights Lawyer
Girma advocates for equal opportunities for disabled people. She believes disability is an opportunity for innovation, and as a public speaker and consultant she teaches organizations the importance of inclusivity, accessibility and leadership. Girma, the first deafblind person to graduate from Harvard Law School, is the author of the memoir Haben: The Deafblind Woman Who Conquered Harvard Law.

FOCUS: Disability

Skip to content