NFADB is very proud to announce Faye Manaster (IL) and Kathy McNulty (NY) as the recipients of the 2021-2022 Steve Perreault Award. Congratulations!!
This year, The Steve Perreault Award recognized professionals who have created a lasting and profound impact on the quality of life for individuals living with deafblindness and their families.
Recipients of the 2021-2022 Steve Perreault Award are the heroes among us
• who live and work with passion and demonstrate outstanding advocacy to benefit families with individuals who are deaf-blind
• who have shown outstanding leadership in the deaf-blind community to make a difference at the local, state and national levels.
This award is given annually in recognition of Steve Perreault who grew up in Massachusetts and began working in the deafblind program at Perkins School for the Blind in 1978. He worked and volunteered in the field of deaf-blindness locally, nationally and internationally for over 40 years.