Michelle Slape is the Director of Community Programs and Engagement at LuMind IDSC. As the parent of a child with Down syndrome, Michelle brings extensive professional and personal experience to her work supporting families and sharing information. Once a computer specialist for Space and Naval Warfare Command in San Diego, Michelle is now the creative director and webmaster of myDSC, LuMind IDSC’s free digital library of Down syndrome-related resources. She oversees family-related content development, web operations, and coordinates LuMind IDSC’s annual Family Weekend.