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Marlene Lueck - Co-founder

Born and raised in the San Fernando Valley, Marlene is a mother of 4 children, 2 of which have special needs. Her passion in life is her family and a love of craft. Marlene is a member of the Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates and is currently finishing a master's in psychology.

Prior to co-founding Stand Out, Marlene ran Russell's Reinforcers, an advocacy agency representing individuals with autism and related disorders.

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Melissa Lander - Co-founder

Melissa is a mother of 3 in Los Angeles since 2010. Her eldest son is on the autism spectrum with ADHD.  Melissa is a registered behavioral technician, advocate and coordinator. She is a member of the Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates.

Prior to co-founding Stand Out, Melissa ran GuidingGems, a special needs resource network that helped families diagnose and manage their special needs children.

 

 

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