Bill Jarrett

Bill Jarrett is the father of Alejandro, a 30 year-old young man on the autism spectrum.  He is the founder of the Greensboro Sensory Gym project, which has as its goal the establishment of a gym to meet the fitness and sensory needs of adults with disabilities. This facility, the first of its kind, would also serve as a point of collaboration for university and community groups seeking to expand their understanding of people of all abilities.  Bill is on the community advisory group for the Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation (AIR) program of the Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department.  He teaches English language learners for Guilford County Schools and coaches rec league youth soccer.  His family includes Alejandro, wife Eileen, and daughter Juliana.