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CAD President Kavita Pipalia interview LEAD-K National Director Sheri Farinha - October 27, 2018

October 27, 2018 UPDATE! CAD President Kavita Pipalia sat down with LEAD-K National Director Sheri Farinha for an interview on the agreement between LEAD-K and Alexander Graham Bell Association on LEAD-K Legislation.


Interview with Sheri Farinha

October 27, 2018

Sacramento, CA

Click here to view full transcript of the interview.

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