RID 2019 Conference Presenters

Keynote Presenter

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Evon Black

Keynote Presentation

Evon Black is a nationally acclaimed performer, workshop leader, keynote and motivational speaker.

Evon combines her belief in the power of story with an inborn talent for teaching and performing. Her infectious enthusiasm and dynamic energy revitalize audiences and empower participants in her workshops.

At Gallaudet University as a college student, Evon was the first Black deaf student to hold the position as Student Body Government Vice President since Gallaudet was founded 1864. Evon made a pathway for students of color in different organizations.