Dao Xiong is a Parent Advocate at PACER Center since 1992. He provides workshops, written materials, and individual assistance to Hmong and Asian families to help them advocate for their child’s learning needs. He also provides training and information for professionals on how to work with Hmong families of children with disabilities. He is a father of 7 adult children and has a daughter with an intellectual disability and depression. He also serves on the advisory boards of various community organizations and schools.