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Jamiel Owens

Jamiel D. Owens is a Correctional Officer in the State of Delaware and an advocate for his son, Shayne, who was diagnosed at age three with high functioning autism.  Owens has been an active speaker on autism and fatherhood in his community as well as in seminars locally. In 2014, Owens began working on his website, Au-some.org; it will help parents find various services for children on the autism spectrum. When Owens is not working with inmates to rehabilitate them at Delaware state prisons, he enjoys the gym as well as quality time with his son and family.