Autistic Baker Jeremiah Josey: Baking ‘Allowed Me To Believe In My Abilities’

HuffPost. April 2021.

At just 21 years old, Maryland-based Jeremiah Josey is a baker, model and inspirational speaker on the topic of autism. He has walked the New York Fashion Week runway, appeared on Steve Harvey’s talk show three times, been named a 2020 Doug Flutie Fellow and was included in The Mighty list of the top 14 autism influencers. Josey co-wrote a children’s book on autism with his mother, called “Here’s What I Want You to Know,” and they’re working on their second book about Black identity and Black Lives Matter. He has cooked alongside top chefs like Christina Tosi, Marcus Samuelsson, Duff Goldman and Kwame Onwuachi. In the latest edition of Voices in Food, Josey shares his experience of living with autism and encouraging people with disabilities to pursue their dreams. Continue reading on HuffPost…

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