Concetta Pucci of Canada, Ph.D. in Special Education and Administration
"Dream big is what I have lived up to the words of Walt Disney, who once said: "All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them." Gallaudet has taught me to chase my dream in becoming who I want to be and who I grow to be." Dr. Concetta Pucci
Dr. Concetta Pucci grew up in London, Ontario Canada and attended the Robarts School for the Deaf. She then worked at the Lexington School for the Deaf for four years as a school social worker, after which she then moved on to work at the Model Secondary School for the Deaf as a dorm counselor for a year. She has served on several committees, such as the Council on Graduate Education, Graduate Student Association, and the Institutional Review Board. Connie now works at the Center of ASL/English Bilingual Education and Research (CAEBER). She successfully defended her dissertation in August 2012, and has received her Ph.D. in Special Education Administration from Gallaudet University.