Jane Stadnik is a Family Resource Specialist at the PEAL Center in Pittsburgh. She resides in Beaver County with her husband, four children, and a grandson. She began her journey as an advocate for inclusive education when her youngest son was diagnosed with Autism. Prior to her work at PEAL Jane spent twenty years in the field of early childhood education as a preschool teacher. In addition, Jane is a facilitator for the Western PA Parents of Autism and Learning Differences (WPAL) support group.