Lee Lee’s Story
Ng Lee Lee, Acting Deputy Director, Disability & Inclusion, AWWA, as she shared her views on how stereotypes and biases may be mitigated through mindful and deliberate actions in a Human Resources Online feature.
Lee Lee shared, “I am passionate about seeing abilities beyond disabilities, focusing on strengths instead of perceived shortcomings. No matter our gender or abilities, we should celebrate how differences make us strong individually and collectively. Inequality is a social construct, and I believe we can tear it down stereotype by stereotype, bias by bias. In doing so, we can build a more accessible world for all. For each and every young heart and adult that I work with – my steadfast belief in their empowerment through participation will continue to drive me to challenge all stereotypes through my action and words.”
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