The Agency’s Directors have been involved with intellectually and developmentally disabled Adults for a combination of over 30 years. Our individual experience includes:
Juli Heath, Managing Director: Being raised in a home with a visually challenged parent, Ms. Heath has a unique perspective when it comes to disabilities. Skills trainer, community support specialist, supported employment and working with Intellectually and Developmentally Disabled Adults since 2015, her second career is the most rewarding experience of her life. Prior to working in this field, Ms. Heath put her BA from California State University, Chico to worked in the financial and telecommunications industries within the Safety and Crisis Communications Management arenas. Juli was a founding member of the Visa Women’s Network, where she helped plan educational events and opportunities to promote diversity and inclusion initiatives. Having extensive experience in communications and management, Ms. Heath continues to be an advocate and a voice for all.
Erin Roberts, Director: Erin received her BA in Sociology and a Concentration in Direct Care from the State University of New York at New Paltz. She has been working with people who have developmental disabilities since 1998. Her job duties have included direct care worker, assistant to behavioral specialists, health office technician, teacher’s aide, job developer, and personal support worker. She is also a board member of Off the Couch, a nonprofit that provides social opportunities for differently abled adults. Erin’s easy going manner and ability to quickly organize fun and exciting outings help bring together a collective of people to enjoy daily activities.