Alexandra Forshaw


Alex is an autistic parent with an adult autistic daughter. She works full-time as a software developer, manages AIM’s website and creates many of the posters and other graphics for AIM. When she’s not busy working she enjoys drawing and painting, as well as reading and watching sci-fi. She also keeps tarantulas!

She is an autistic advocate, and has been blogging and writing for several years, mostly on the subject of autism, and also contributed a chapter to the Autistic Women and Nonbinary Network anthology, What Every Autistic Girl Wishes Her Parents Knew.