Candace Jones, BSW, M.Ed
Who is Candace Jones? Candace has over 16 years of experience working in the Deaf, BIPOC Deaf, and Deaf with Disabilities educational communities. She has worked as an educator, motivational speaker, advocate, and change agent. Candace is in charge of the Heritage Sign Languages Center (HSLC) at Gallaudet University, which launched on March 17, 2022. Candace's main goal for the HSLC is to provide multicultural education and to assist others in learning about different cultures in varied environments including: schools, training sessions, conferences, workshops, family services, and community events. Her belief is that all human beings from all walks of life have an equal right to thrive as individuals.
Motto: When people embrace intersectional backgrounds, we can thrive together regardless of race, sexual orientation, religion, gender, or ethnicity.