Wendy McKinnon, Organization for Autism Research

TITLE:  Programs and Outreach Associate

FOCUS AREAS: Autism Research

CONTACT:  (703) 243-3466, wmckinnon@researchautism.org

PROFILE: Wendy McKinnon has been with OAR since December 2014 and serves as one of two programs and outreach associates. She previously worked as an administrative and distant/program officer at the Berger-Marks Foundation and an assistant language teacher in Kyoto, Japan.

McKinnon's areas of responsibility include program and resource development, community outreach and partnerships, "Autism Employment" and "Autism Sibling Support" initiatives, Life Journey through Autism series, military families initiative, Conference-on-the-Road program, The OARacle newsletter, blog, social media, and internship management.