MTV’s TJ Lavin (L), Rep. Pete Sessions (R) with RespectAbilityUSA fellow Evelyn Kelley. Ms.Kelly is a Stanford grad who is hearing impaired and is one of 9 million Americans with disabilities who want to achieve the American dream. Image: David Hartzman

MTV’s TJ Lavin (L), Rep. Pete Sessions (R) with RespectAbilityUSA fellow Evelyn Kelley. Ms.Kelly is a Stanford grad who is hearing impaired and is one of 9 million Americans with disabilities who want to achieve the American dream. Image: David Hartzman

MTV’s TJ Lavin (L), Rep. Pete Sessions (R) with RespectAbilityUSA fellow Evelyn Kelley. Ms.Kelly is a Stanford grad who is hearing impaired and is one of 9 million Americans with disabilities who want to achieve the American dream. Image: David Hartzman