About the speaker: Sarterus Rowe (They/Them) is the Technology & Innovation Director and a Housing Attorney at Eastside Legal Assistance Program. Sart has taught as an adjunct professor in the areas of Privacy law, Ethics, Copyright and Information Policy. Sart has worked for Northwest Justice Project running LSNTAP.org, Creative Commons, Public Knowledge, the Washington State Access to Justice Board, Microsoft, Wizards of the Coast, and Disability Rights Washington. They are also a social media expert with a modest YouTube following. Sart holds a B.S. in Informatics and a B.A. in Political Science, both from the University of Washington, and a J.D. for Seattle University, and was the winner of the 2009 WSBA IP Section Scholarship Award and a Google Public Policy Fellowship. Sart’s passions include using technology to increase Access to Justice, Chado, Gaming (MTG, Overwatch, & board games), TikTok and YouTube.
ELAP will be hosting the Social Security Administration (SSA) to discuss topics such as: how to use your my Social Security online account and other online services, the difference between SSI and SSDI, how do you qualify for Survivor, Disability, and Spouse benefits, and much more!
About the speaker: Kirk Larson is the Washington Public Affairs Specialist for the Social Security Administration and has worked for the agency for over 25 years. Kirk has presented throughout Alaska, Washington, and Idaho. He has also had several articles published and has appeared on TV and radio shows to discuss social security topics.