Speaker & Consultant, International Disability Rights Advocate
Anastasia Somoza is leading the inclusion revolution as a human rights advocate, speaker and consultant. She spoke during primetime at the first night of the 2016 Democratic National Convention with a moving speech on Americans with disabilities. Currently, Anastasia is traveling the country as a surrogate speaker for the Hillary for America campaign. She recently recorded an interview for Lena Dunham’s “Women of the Hour” podcast, and spoke at Laugh Your Pantsuit Off, a comedy fundraiser, hosted by Ana Gasteyer and Amy Poehler. In 2015 she traveled to Beijing, China where she spoke at the Smart Lady Smart Life International Youth Action for Gender Equality and Sustainable Development Forum. During this time abroad she also spoke at the United States Embassy Beijing American Center in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the American's with Disabilities Act.