Funmi Ogunro, the convener is the founder of Friends of the Deaf Int’l Foundation (FDF), set up after she had lost her Deaf younger sister due to communication gap.
Her passion is to make everyone embrace sign language.

She is a passionate Disability Advocate and counselor.

She is very concerned about Deaf Children Education and together with her team engaged Dead Children online in free Tutorials.
She set up FDF Academy in her living room January 2020.