Dustin Wright

Co-founder, NextGen

Founder, Disability Cocoon

Dustin Wright began his career as a Direct Support Professional while attending Purdue University.  After graduation, Dustin continued his work in the field of developmental disabilities as a front-line supervisor and then Director with a large private provider in Indiana.

In 2006 Dustin was one of the founders of Rest Assured as their Executive Director.  In this role he directed operations and development at the company’s cutting-edge remote support center.  He has also helped many state DD Divisions shape remote support and enabling technology policy and reimbursement models. 

Dustin founded Disability Cocoon in 2018 to further advance the technology movement in disability services across the United States.  Disability Cocoon is a disability technology resource hub and catalyst whose mission is to help people enable amazing possibilities with the appropriate application of technology. 

Dustin co-founded NextGen in 2019 with the goal of making remote supports “local remote supports”.