Kristen has been working in the Human Service field for almost fifteen years in multiple capacities ranging from community mental health to residential as well as employment. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology as well as a Master’s Degree in Forensic Psychology. Kristen started her journey at The Arc in the role of Clinical Director then transitioned into a position overseeing our Day Habilitation, Family Supports, and Clinical programs. Her most recent and current role is Vice President of Day Supports. Her focus is to enhance the lives of the participants we support by providing unique and innovative opportunities for personal growth and success.
Developmental disabilities is common in the US (about 1 in 6 children) and that the number of such children increased 17.1% (about 1.8 million more children) over the past 12 years studied.