Edlyn Peña, Ph.D.

Dr. Peña is the Chair and Associate Professor of the Education Leadership doctoral program, and the Director of the Autism and Communication Center, at California Lutheran University (CLU). She is an award-winning researcher who studies ways to support autistic students, from Pre-K through Higher Education, As a scholar and advocate for communication and inclusion rights of the Autism Community, her work has reached international audiences. Learn more here.