Amanda Forry-Fino

“Writing comes within my soul while the words flows out of me.”

Hi, I’m Amanda, living in Williamsburg, VA with my beloved family. I’m the author of my up and coming biography, Memories of Cerebral Palsy Gal, as well as a host of other work of adult fiction, under my Pen Name Sasha Fino. I am here today as a self-advocate, a proud Virginian, a concerned citizen, and a member of the Training Alumni Association (T.A.A.)—an association of graduates of the Partners in Policymaking program and the Youth Leadership Academy supported by the Virginia Board for People with Disabilities to facilitate grassroots advocacy. Being a proud graduate of this year’s class of 2020.