Kerry Magro

Kerry Magro is an award winning national speaker and best-selling author. Kerry has become a rolemodel in the disabled community. Non-verbal at 2.5 and diagnosed with autism at 4, Kerry has overcame countless obstacles to get to where he is today.In May of 2019, Kerry received his doctorate in Educational Technology Leadership from New Jersey City University to become Dr. Kerry Magro. He currently is CEO and Founder of KFM Making a Difference, a non-profit corporation focused on disability advocacy and housing.

Today Kerry travels the country sharing his story and telling our society to define their lives and their dreams in the best way they can. Of his highlights include publishing 2 best-selling books (Defining Autism From The Heart and Autism and Falling in Love) and working on the 2012 Motion Picture Joyful Noise. Kerry currently resides in Hoboken, New Jersey. Send Kerry a speaker inquiry today here.

A SPECIAL COMMUNITY

Kerry is a professional speaker who’s on the autism spectrum. He also hosts a Facebook page called “A Special Community” where he gives a platform to those impacted by a diagnosis to share their stories.

Kerry travels the country with his camera doing on-camera interviews to highlight people impacted by a diagnosis? Would you like to request to be interviewed? LEARN MORE HERE

TESTIMONIALS

NEWS FEED

I Have Autism And Am Going To College To Become A Special Education Teacher

This guest post is by Galina Baron, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into and will be attending East Stroudsburg University majoring in Special Education. Galina

I Have Autism And My Advice To Parents Is To Use Your Voice To Advocate

This guest post is by Sean Wilde, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into and will be attending Eastern CT State University. Sean is applying for the Spring

The Challenges And Achievements Of An Autistic Kid Like Me

This guest post is by Kaleb Carter, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into and will be attending Nicholls University in their Bridge to Independence program.

I Have Autism And Am Now Going To College For Climate Science

This guest post is by Andrew Charrier, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into and will be attending Northland College where he will be majoring in Climate

This Beautiful Children’s Book Focuses On Boy’s ‘Autistic Superpower’

This is my review of David and Amy Fox’s children’s book The Adventures of Pop Fantastic and his Autistic Superpower. You can check out the book here. Would you like

This Was My Son With Autism’s First Day Ever At School With No Accidents (Potty Training)

This guest post is by Maria Hernandez who wanted to share a milestone with our community. I just wanted to share with you that today my 4 year old son (Miguel)

People Considered Me ‘Weak’ Because Of My Autism; Now I’m Going To College

This guest post is by Rory Brockway, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into and will be attending Asbury University where she will be majoring in Business.

I Have Autism And Want To Help Other Students Find Their Place In The World

This guest post is by Lauren Gill, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into and will be attending Grove City College where she will be pursuing

Why Your School & Business Should Host A World Autism Month Event In April

A little education can go a long way towards understanding & acceptance. When I was diagnosed with autism in 1992, the numbers of autism were 1 in 1000 being diagnosed

Autism Is One Word Trying To Describe Millions Of Different Stories

As a public speaker who talks about growing up with autism I often like to share a quote or two from people within my presentations that truly reflect the current

I Felt Lost Sometimes Growing Up With Autism; Now I’m Going To College

This guest post is by Kameron Evans, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into and will be attending Colorado Christian University! Kameron is applying for the Spring 2020

When Someone Said “I Didn’t Try” To Help My Son Who Has Autism

I’m so happy that Kimberlee Rutan McCafferty, a mom blogger who has two sons on the autism spectrum and is an Autism Family Partner at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia