Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes

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In Flowers for Algernon, who suggested that Charlie should be a part of the experiment in the first place?

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We are never actually told specifically who suggested Charlie would be a suitable subject for the experiment that changes his life so drastically. However, there are hints that we can pick up that suggest that Dr. Strauss contacted the Beekman School for Retarded Adults and spoeke to Miss Kinnian to ask for a suitable candidate....

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