A passionate work/life leader, Debra Isaacs Schafer, Founder + CEO of Education Navigation, is all about helping parents become effective and sustained advocates for their children in school. From K-College when their children have autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, learning disabilities, and mental health issues.
Combining more than 20 years of corporate experience in director-level positions in human resources, work/life integration, and marketing communications with 15 years of special education advocacy experience, Debra is changing the business landscape by helping companies support employees with children in special education. She has conducted trainings for corporations, supported parents nationwide, and has addressed Human Resources and employee assistance professionals at regional conferences.
A woman who learned early in life to stand up for herself, and decided to take on the cause of advocating for parents of children with learning differences in the workplace. To hear Women to Watch™ Media’s interview with Debra and learn more about her amazing story, listen below.