Bio

Hallie Hovey-Murray is a disability advocate, speaker and author of the self-published book “Overcoming Expectations” about her experiences as a young woman on the Autism Spectrum. She is currently a third-year law student at William and Mary School of Law and president of the One in 68 Foundation, a Richmond based 501(c)(3) which works to help provide college prepatory resources for highschool students on the Autism Spectrum. At William and Mary, she was president of the Children’s Advocacy Law Society, a Leadership Fellow and a Member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Team. She currently holds the title of Miss Historic Hanover, and competed at the Miss Virginia 2018 Pageant where she won the Empowered Women Scholarship. She uses her platform as Miss Historic Hanover to speak to groups across the Commonwealth about the importance of creating a more inclusive and accepting world for Students on the Autism Spectrum.