Mustafa Bagnato-Lumbsden is a writer, teacher, and advocate dedicated to supporting children and adults with disabilities. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Rutgers University and is currently pursuing a professional degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology. Mustafa is a passionate and dedicated champion for inclusive educational and work experiences. His commitment is grounded in a belief that education should empower us well beyond the classroom. He has worked with K-12 students and adults seeking safe and fair employment opportunities. Mustafa is committed to understanding diverse perspectives and to supporting communities in their journeys to be more inclusive and equitable for all. In his current role, Mustafa assists special needs students as they transition into the workforce. Utilizing his expertise to guide and support them, he works to help secure competitive employment opportunities. Mustafa is driven by a passion to improve the lives of those he serves and to shape better workplace experiences.