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Kelly Fomalont

Senior Program Associate

Kelly Fomalont is the Senior Program Associate at the National Center for Learning Disabilities. She helps run programs to support and empower young adults with learning and attention issues.

Before joining NCLD, Kelly was an AmeriCorps VISTA development fellow at LIFT-DC, a national nonprofit that empowers families to break the cycle of poverty. During her year of service, she helped secure funding through grant writing and event planning.

Kelly graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a B.S. in psychology, a minor in economics, and a public and professional writing certificate. As an undergrad, she was the student coordinator at her university’s Eye to Eye chapter. In this role, she ran a mentoring program for middle school students with learning and attention issues, planned a fundraising gala, and spoke at various events to advocate for students with learning and attention issues.

From the policy blog

IT with LD

Written by Aidan Satterwhite, NCLD Young Adult Leadership Council Member | 2 weeks ago

I was diagnosed with ADHD when I was very young. Too young to remember, in fact. Many know that life with a learning disability can be quite challenging, but those challenges have also taught me courage, humility, and perseverance.

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