Peter C. DeHaas, M.A. is a nationally regarded advocate for inclusive communities, with a particular expertise in the inclusion of individuals with physical and cognitive disabilities in the economic, social, and cultural ecosystems of our work and our cities. Currently, Peter is principal and founder of InclusAbility, a consulting agency that provides strategic services to both private sector firms and communities to help them provide improved platforms to engage individuals with disabilities to engage and conversely to enable a more diverse stakeholder community to participate in society. Mr. DeHaas also serves at the Director of Inclusion Services at Golden Gate University and as a Professor at San Francisco State University. Mr. DeHaas is fluent in American Sign Language and holds an M.A. in Linguistics from the University of Colorado and a B.A from Susquehanna University. He is a practicing visual artist and jazz drummer.