Dalton is a longtime resident of Gates and graduate of Roberts Wesleyan College's BELL Program. He loves singing, acting, dancing, and all things theater. Dalton works for the Gates Public Library as a page and volunteers as Autism Ambassador for the Town of Gates.
An Eagle Scout, Tyler is a graduate of Greece Athena High School. Tyler has been looking towards a career in Sports Broadcasting since 2016. His Instagram page is loaded with sports articles and predictions. His family has supported him throughout his life. Tyler also likes technology and the arts. He has performed in many shows at both Greece Athena and at Artists Unlimited. A big baseball fan, one of his goals is to go to every single MLB stadium at least one time.
"Hi, I’m Jenna Diskin!
I’m 29 years old, and I live in LeRoy, NY with my parents. I love books, art and sweets. I’m one of the members in Campaign D, and I hope you enjoy seeing the others."
Jenna Diskin is the official book club advisor for Campaign D. Jenna enjoys arts of all sorts, and reading is one of her favorite hobbies. Jenna studied at SUNY Geneseo, and dedicates a great amount of time to Campaign D. Jenna is also very passionate about acting, and has been in many Artists Unlimited productions. Artists Unlimited gives individuals with all abilities the opportunity to act on stage and express their love for drama. You can join Jenna's Group Page called #JENNABOOKS for her Book Club Reviews.
"My name is Josh Hauck. I am a 35 year old musician who has a form of High-Functioning Autism called Aspergers. I am happily married to the love of my life, Lisa, who also has Aspergers. I went to
Robert’s Wesleyan College for music education and theology.
Although I currently work at Palmers Direct to You Market doing food prep, I am a professional pianist on the side. I have worked at Von Maur as a pianist from 2015 - 2022.
As of now, I do nursing home gigs once in a while, and I still give speeches for Campaign D. I am also the liaison
for Spectrum Creative Arts."
Jordan is a graduate of SUNY Brockport with a degree in Theater. He loves to sing among many other forms of entertainment. He gets the most joy out of making other people smile and laugh. He is working towards becoming a film and voice actor, which would also hopefully give those like him a voice in those fields. Jordan works for Wegmans as a Helping Hands worker, where he can directly interact with customers and improve their experience.
Seth Mariano has worked in the Greece Central School District since 2020, and he has served as a media volunteer at Lakeshore Community Church since 2011. Since 2019, he has performed in the local non-profit program Artists Unlimited, Inc., where he met his friend and Campaign D colleague, Jordan Smith, with whom he currently does an online podcast titled More Layers.
Patrick Staley loves football, bowling and golf. He ran track and was on the Gates Chili football team in high school. After high school he went to Roberts Wesleyan College for the Bell program for two years, and continued taking Coaching classes for another 2 years. He is currently working at Al Sigl Center part-time, and shares an apartment with a friend in Brighton. He is really enthusiastic about his work with Campaign D. He likes to say that while he has autism, autism doesn't keep him from realizing his goals.
"My name is Andrew Deacon, and I’m a 2021 graduate of Greece Athena High School. I will be attending MCC in the fall in the Cinema Studies program. I enjoy reviewing movies on my YouTube channel, Anthill Shaped Box, and taking photos for my Instagram. I am involved with Artists Unlimited and appreciate the friendships with the individuals in this program. I am looking forward to expanding my film-making and photography skills."
Say hello to Kenny Moriarity, Gold Medalist of the New York State Special Olympics. Kenny is one of Campaign D's original co founders. He manages our fundraising with Flower City Bottle & Can Retrieval Center. Most days you can find Kenny living his best self out in the Village of Fairport. He is very active in the community with several interest, hobbies and friendships.
Check out his Facebook group!
Adrian Esposito is a filmmaker and self-advocate for people with disabilities. To date, he has made 8 documentaries and 2 narrative feature films. Most of his films center on topics related to disability issues. His life journey has involved seeing and experiencing life through the lens of autism. Adrian himself is on the autism spectrum. In spite of the challenges he has faced, Adrian's work has gained national and even international recognition, and both he and his films have won many awards.
To learn more about Adrian and his individual films please go to: www.espocinema.com