My name is Denise and I was born deaf and raised in Buffalo, New York. I graduated from Saint Mary’s School for the Deaf. I went to Rochester Institute of Technology, graduated with an Accounting/Business Degree. I am happily married for 18 years to my deaf husband. I have one child who is 14 years old and a CODA (Child Of Deaf Adult). I enjoy watching my daughter compete in different sports. I am currently working as a teacher’s aide, involve with the Shared Reading Project and tutoring families. I love teaching People ASL. I always enjoy and look forward to meeting new people with SignOn.