Podcasts

I Spark Change Podcast


Published: Monday May 9, 2022
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Alycia Anderson sitting in wheelchair with black pants and leopard shirt with a statement saying widening the doors for all of us to have the life that we choose

When Autumn Comes Podcast


Published: Monday May 9, 2022

Episode 54: Alycia | Widening Doors I had the amazing opportunity to be a guest on the When Autumn Comes podcast last week, an organization that provides a place for special needs parents to share hope, stories and resources to other families of children with varying abilities, in different phases of their journey. This is … read more

A Woman’s Take on Intersectionality Through the Lens of Disability


Published: Monday March 28, 2022
alycia sitting in her wheelchair in front of trees wrapped with lights

I was honored to deliver my speech called “A woman’s take on intersectionality through the lens of disability” to Abercrombie & Fitch in celebrating Women’s History Month and I highlighted the many women of our past who also have disabilities in common like me.  Women such as: Frida Kahlo, Maya Angelou, Helen Keller, and Judy … read more

THE MULTIFAMILY WOMEN PODCAST INTERVIEW


Published: Thursday February 10, 2022

The only way to overcome stigmas is to confront them. Humanity is watching. This is an Opportunity for all of us. Thank you Multifamily Leadership for inviting me on to The Multifamily Women Podcast and for your Allyship in sharing my message! Listen & follow here  https://lnkd.in/gryqv6S6

Kicking off 2022 with Club 21 Learning and Resource Center!


Published: Monday January 31, 2022

I had the super awesome opportunity to be invited to speak at Club21 Learning and Resource Center yesterday to kick of my 2022 bookings! What is Club 21? Great question! Club 21 provides the educational tools and resources that enable individuals with Down syndrome to be fully included. Their goal is for every individual with … read more

Multifamily Women Podcast


Published: Wednesday January 19, 2022
alycia looking over her shoulder smiling after delivering the podcast with multifamily women

Multifamily Women is an organization that is creating a bigger and better future for women in Multifamily. Extracting the knowledge from Executive Women in Leadership and inspiring emerging leaders with their thought leadership platform. It was an honor to be a guest appearance on their podcast today and to be considered a thought leader in … read more

Happy New Year!


Published: Friday December 31, 2021

Today I sit in reflection of this past year and I’m filled with gratitude and I’m compelled to sincerely thank you. Thank you to those who have invited me to share my story and have provided a stage to make a positive impact towards a better and more inclusive tomorrow. Thank for every message of … read more

My disability is who I am.


Published: Friday December 3, 2021
alycia sitting on steps smiling and looking at her wheelchair

I was asked in an interview recently, “how did I learn to love my disability?” Truly it is just who I am. Just like everyone else here. I did not have a say in what form of life I would be given on this Earth, and just like everyone else here, I had to discover … read more

My first speaking award! ♥️


Published: Friday November 5, 2021
alycia holding her appreciation trophy from accessibility plus 2021

My first speaking award! ♥️ Thank you so much Accessibility.com for this cute surprise!! Thank you for all the work you do to open up opportunities for all of us because without accessibility there is no inclusion.

It’s Invisible Disabilities Awareness Week!


Published: Sunday October 17, 2021
lady smiling at her laptop with caption understanding invisible disabilities in the workplace

Monday marked the first day of Invisible Disabilities Awareness Week! A week to educate society about the progress we still need to make towards acceptance of all disabilities including the invisible ones. “About 25% of U.S. adults have a disability, and most invisible disability metrics in the U.S. say that roughly as high as 20% … read more