Class of 2022

Oluwatobi is a smiling, Black person with their Afro pulled back. They are wearing a silvery blue blouse and are in front of a white wall.

Oluwatobi Maeyen Odugunwa

Autistic People of Color Fund

We are proud to induct Oluwatobi Maeyen Odugunwa into the Susan Daniels Disability Mentoring Hall of Fame.

Oluwatobi Maeyen Odugunwa (they/them) is an autistic and chronically ill mobility aid user. They began identifying as disabled in high school, and have grown from being a self advocate to advocating for their disabled peers. With a background in racial justice and LGBTQ rights, Oluwatobi is newly involved in the disability justice movement and now works with the Autistic People of Color Fund as well as calls for more acknowledgment of ableism and disabled experiences in their local social justice organizations. They aim to pursue a PhD in Disability and Gender Studies in the next few years.