About NDSC

Staff & Consultants

Emily Carswell

Convention Coordinator


Emily Carswell has served as the Convention Coordinator for the NDSC since 2019. She has coordinated & executed 2 virtual conventions in 2020 & 2021 and moved back into in-person conventions for 2022 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Emily currently leads the Youth & Adult’s Leadership team in conference-related efforts to provide our self-advocates with the highest quality programming possible. Emily also serves as a leader for the NDSC’s Self-Advocate Council & also coordinates the Exhibit Hall & Opportunities Fair.