Resource Parent Training Program Manager, Child Welfare Academy
In my current role I work to support licensed resource parents in the state of Maryland complete training for recertification, through partnership with local Departments of Social Services. I have direct service experience supporting all members of the adoption triad, in both nonprofit and academic settings. I also participate as a trainer for Basic LGBTQ Competency for Child Welfare professionals through the statewide DHS role out. I obtained my bachelor's degree in Psychology from Wake Forest University, and my Master of Social Work degree from the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill.