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Ryan Lombardo

Director of Engineering, Understood.org

Ryan Lombardo is the Director of Engineering at Understood.  Before joining Understood, Ryan was an Engineering Manager at BuzzFeed, where he served as technical lead of the Site team. During his four years at BuzzFeed, Ryan led efforts to rebuild BuzzFeed as a mobile-first, responsive site with a specific focus on delivering fast user experiences. Prior to BuzzFeed, Ryan worked at Joule, a WPP company, building mobile-web experiences for clients such as AT&T, Dell, and Paramount Pictures.

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Judge Kavanaugh Doesn’t Address Disability, But Advocates Speak at Supreme Court Nomination Hearing

Written by NCLD Policy Team | 1 week ago

Two weeks ago, President and CEO Mimi Corcoran of the National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) urged Senators to question Supreme Court Nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, on his positions on issues impacting students and people with disabilities. Last week, Senators finally got their chance to illicit clarification on his beliefs in an open forum during … Continue reading Judge Kavanaugh Doesn’t Address Disability, But Advocates Speak at Supreme Court Nomination Hearing

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