"Disability is the lens through which I see the world, even though it's not always the subject of my world."
"Over time, I started to realize I need to advocate. Otherwise, these barriers are not going to change."
The Netflix comedy received its first Emmy nomination on Tuesday.
"We recognize that disability is central to diversity, that the disability community comprises the largest minority in our nation."
"I've always said that I wanted to see more deaf and hard-of-hearing people get jobs in the entertainment industry as writers, actors and producers."
“It is really society’s obligation, and not those with disabilities."
The new series features an authentic character with ASD, played by an actress on the spectrum.