Content about Eli Hinson

August 7, 2013

Eli Hinson has worked for consulting giant Booz Allen Hamilton for 13 years, so she was surprised when her manager approached her last fall with a concern: Hinson’s manager and co-workers at headquarters in McLean, Va., had noticed an increasing number of spelling, grammar and syntax mistakes in her writing. What they didn’t know was the cause -- dyslexia, a language-processing disorder that can affect reading, writing and spelling.