Melissa "echo" Greenlee
Changemaker | Advisor | Consultant | Advocate
Melissa "echo" Greenlee is the founder and CEO of www.deaffriendly.com - a consumer review platform for Deaf, DeafBlind and hard of hearing individuals to rate, review and find deaf-friendly businesses nationwide. In addition to a review platform, echo also started Deaf-Friendly Consulting providing training and education to a range of U.S. businesses from small startups to Fortune 500s striving to become more inclusive to this demographic.
Born hearing and becoming deaf at 8 years of age has given her a unique perspective on how to bridge the gap between deaf and hearing worlds while also mastering the art of self-advocacy. Through her work, she is revolutionizing how businesses interact with the estimated 48 million deaf and hard of hearing consumers living in the U.S.