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Hall of Fame 2012

Marcellus Mayes

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Marcellus L. Mayes, 1958-, Louisville, KY. He is the President of the Metro Disability Coalition in Louisville, a non-profit organization that promotes equality for people with disabilities. He has spent his life fighting for people with disabilities to have jobs in state and local government, with the same access for training and promotion as their able-bodied colleagues. He regularly speaks at schools, rallies and seminars on the importance of voter registration for people with disabilities. He is a member of the Advisory Board for the Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of the Blind/McDowell Center, which helps blind Kentuckians receive jobs through vocational and educational training. He has worked with governors, mayors and heads of agencies to achieve his goal of universal access for people with disabilities to all buildings in Kentucky.

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