Dawnmarie Gaivin, AT ACP, Spellers Method
Dawnmarie is the founder of Spellers Center – San Diego, cofounder of the Spellers Method, an Assistive Technology Specialist (AT-ACP), and executive producer of the award-winning SPELLERS documentary released at the Phoenix Film Festival in March 2023 where it won Best Documentary & Donor’s Choice Award. Dawnmarie is also president of the board for Spellers Freedom Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to whose to providing every nonspeaker with access to communication via scholarships, school trainings, community building, and advocacy.
Dawnmarie’s autistic children inspired her passion to support all nonspeakers in the development of purposeful motor skills and a reliable form of communication. You can learn more about her as well as ways to view the film, SPELLERS, by visiting www.spellers.com.