Heather M. Dulas, M.A. is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Educational Psychology-Special Education Division at Texas A&M University. She holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Elementary and Special Education from St. Cloud State University and a Master of Arts degree in Education with an emphasis on autism spectrum disorders from Hamline University. Her research interests include increasing access to inclusive postsecondary education opportunities and developing self-determination skills among individuals with disabilities. Ms. Dulas has 21 years of teaching experience in the public high school special education setting and 4 years teaching experience in inclusive postsecondary settings along with lifelong experience as a sibling and strong advocate for a younger brother with multiple disabilities. She is also the proud parent of Bailey, Fightin’ Texas Aggie Class of ‘21, and an active member of the Brazos County Aggie Moms group.