Nate Trainor

Nate Trainor

Nate Trainor

Nate Trainor is an advocate for acceptance and belonging of persons with disabilities. Although non-verbal, he is a powerful "voice" for inclusion. Nate has experienced firsthand what rejection, exclusion, and assumed incompetence feels like.  He volunteers his time to help others understand that everyone has many abilities and many ways to communicate and belong within a community. He is currently living with two roommates, is employed at the "W" Wellness Center at Wartburg, volunteers for a fifth grade class, visits the elderly through his church, and delivers many presentations throughout the country to advocate for persons with disabilities.