Heather Fuentes

Executive Assistant

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Heather Fuentes is the Executive Assistant to Sara Minkara at ETI. She is an attorney and advocate with a nonprofit and public service background. Heather is committed to empowering the disability community through self-advocacy, inclusion and peer-to-peer networking. After learning of Sara's journey and the mission at ETI, Heather was inspired to join the team in 2018.

Heather graduated from New York University School of Law. She is dedicated to using her skills to promote the value of all individuals, and the acceptance and support of people with disabilities in their communities. Heather founded Shoreline Special Parents, a regional family support community, to special needs families in Connecticut to services and recreational opportunities. She also serves on the board of Infinity Tomorrow, a nonprofit supporting young adults with autism spectrum disorders.