Things to Know

United Spinal Association #StrongWheeled Together Awards Finalist


Published: Wednesday September 7, 2022

I am so excited to have been selected as a finalist for the #StrongWheeled Together awards in the entrepreneurship & innovation category! Read about the finalist announcement on the United Spinal Association’s website. Voting is now open to the public to decide the winner, so, please give me a vote by going to my YouTube … read more

WomanUP!® 2022 National Conference!


Published: Tuesday September 6, 2022
ID: Alycia sitting in her wheelchair sitting on stage wearing read giving Heart of Inclusion speech presentation.

Last week the WomanUP!® 2022 National Conference invited me to be the keynote speaker and close out their multi day event for them! The WomanUP! organization, is an initiative of the California Association of REALTORS®, which supports the journey of women to the very TOP of their careers. They asked me to share my story … read more

Beyond Compliance: Accessibility in Multifamily


Published: Wednesday August 24, 2022
grace hill website screenshot of alycias article beyond compliance

In the multifamily industry, we have all heard of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). We have policies in place for it. It is referenced, stated, and explained in our training courses,onboarding materials, and development plans. And we all understand we have a social and legal responsibility to uphold the ADA in our business. However, … read more

CHPA ANNOUNCES THE OPENING KEYNOTE SPEAKER FOR THE 2023 ANNUAL CONFERENCE


Published: Tuesday August 2, 2022

Super excited to be chosen as the opening keynote speaker for CHPA | Corporate Housing Providers Association‘s 2023 Conference in New Orleans next year! Hope to see y’all there! Mardi Gras 2023 here we come!! Link to full announcement here! https://lnkd.in/gZ4zq7aY Image Description: Alycia wearing all black pushing her wheelchair across the street smiling next to … read more

Happy 32nd Anniversary ADA!


Published: Tuesday July 26, 2022

It’s been 32 years since the passing of The Americans with Disabilities Act. This legislation and the story behind it, is right up there with the historical stories about human freedom we all know of including, The Civil Rights Act and Woman’s Suffrage. The ADA activists paved the way for the first opportunities of inclusion … read more

Griffis Residential: Accessibility Beyond Compliance


Published: Thursday July 21, 2022

Today I shared time and space with Griffis Residential DEI council, executives, investors and amazing team in Boulder, CO. Thank you for inviting me to share my message of #DisablingAbleism and for taking a deep dive in the conversation of disability inclusion in the workplace, in multifamily, in rental housing, in accessibility and and beyond! Today we paved further … read more

Voyage Phoenix Magazine: Inspiring Conversations with Alycia Anderson


Published: Wednesday June 22, 2022
Photo of Voyage Phoenix Magazine story on Alycia

Today we’d like to introduce you to Alycia Anderson. Hi Alycia, we’d love for you to start by introducing yourself.My story started at birth, as all of ours do. Yet, unlike most, I was born with a disability called sacral agenesis, which has led me to live my life in a wheelchair. I was also … read more

I’m Speaking at APARTMENTALIZE!


Published: Saturday June 18, 2022

I hope you can join my session “Disabling Ableism® The Modern Pathway to Inclusion in the Workplace” at NAA on June 22nd in San Diego! See you there!

RPMOne Keynote Event!


Published: Friday June 3, 2022
Image description: Alycia on stage speaking with RPM ONE sign behind her in Austin wearing black pants and pinstripes.

Thrilled to have been invited to deliver my #keynote centered around my Heart of Inclusion message at the RPMOne event last week in Austin, TX Their theme Coming Together as ONE is where to begin with INCLUSIVITY! Thank you for giving me the platform to share! So happy and thankful! ♥️

GNAA Magazine Feature!


Published: Wednesday June 1, 2022
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“The opportunity in multifamily to pave the paths forward to inclusion is there every day.” Thank you Greater Nashville Apartment Association – GNAA Magazine for this feature! Full article link below. Page 15! 👇🏼 Accessibility Image Description: Alycia wearing pink sweater smiling holding a sign that says Disabling Ableism ® The Modern Pathway to Inclusion