Jacquie Benstante

As Interviewed by Daniel Balic, March 22, 2019
"There are some people that don’t realize that people with autism can talk and can be very intelligent. There are just a lot of misconceptions about Autism."
Jacquie Benstante

Introductory Profile: About Jacquie Benstante

My interviewee, Jacquie Benstante, is an advocate for outreach at the Autism Society of Texas. She hass known my mom since high school in Humble, Texas, a small town outside of Houston, and had a child who went to the same elementary school as me. Jacquie is a friendly person, and she has a heart for good. She wants to help people however she can.

In this interview, we covered the topics of who Jacquie is, misconceptions about those with Autism, and how she is trying to change their lives for the better. This is a light, informative podcast. Jacquie is a very interesting, kind, and intelligent woman, and I was honored to interview her.