Alyssa Sanabria, M. Ed, is a Coordinator for the Soaring Eagle Academy and an adjunct professor for the College of Education. She holds a BA and M. Ed in Special Education from Florida Gulf Coast University and is a current doctoral student. She has practical experience working with individuals with every type of disability, from pre-school to 8th grade. She has taught within the K-12 school system for seven years and served as the ESE department head for three years. Her research interests focus primarily on multiculturalism, diversity, inclusion, and post-secondary education as it relates to students with special needs.