Graciela Ferioli is a former professor of special education management at the Catholic University of Cordoba, Argentina.
After studying at Perkins School for the Blind in the early 1980s, Graciela Ferioli became one of the first teachers from Argentina to specialize in deafblind education.
Since 1990, Ferioli has worked as Perkins International’s regional representative for Latin America and the Caribbean. In that time, she has overseen unprecedented improvements in the quantity and quality of special education programs in the region.
This approach propelled her into her life mission: creating awareness and sharing knowledge and skills with parents, professionals, NGOs, universities and governments throughout Latin America.