The Center for Leadership in Disability (CLD) is a University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) at Georgia State University (GSU) since 2008. CLD is located within the Center for Healthy Development and the School of Public Health. Our mission is to translate research into sustainable community practices that contribute to independent, self-determined, inclusive, and productive lives for people with disabilities and their families.

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LEND Spotlight - Jessica Watson

Meet Jessica Watson, a LEND trainee!   Jessica is part of the 2019-2020 Georgia Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (GaLEND) cohort. Joining the GaLEND program… more »

CAC Spotlight - Marian Jackson

Meet Marian Jackson, one of CLD’s Community Advisory Council (CAC) members!

Marian has been a member of the CAC for over two years. Her current… more »