National Stuttering Association

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Ariel Mahlmann

    Ariel Mahlmann and is a person who stutters and has been involved with the NSA community since 2015. Ariel’s stuttering journey has taken her from an angsty, incredulous kid to an outspoken and fierce advocate for the stuttering community. She is particularly passionate about helping people who stutter find and build confidence in the workplace. Ariel is the author of a stuttering and lifestyle blog and a member of the We Stutter @ Work committee. Outside of the NSA, Ariel is a creative marketing specialist for a cybersecurity start-up and enjoys running, yoga, traveling, and makeup.

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