David Mbiad lives in Tarpon Springs FL. His daughter was born profoundly deaf and is currently age 9. He has, for the last decade, worked daily to provide assistance to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing people of the Tampa Bay area. He was formally the co-founder and Vice President of “Hear We Are” hearing loss assistance organization. Winner of the Presidential Points of Light National Award, he strives for equal rights for the Deaf, in a hearing world.