Family Caregiver Resource Specialist
Ph.D in Theology, Duke University.
Master of Arts in Theology, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC.
Bachelor of Science in Geology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Joined Triangle J in April 2001. Previous experience in science/engineering technical support, church youth ministry, human resources, research and writing.
Facilitate efforts in Region J counties to increase support services for family caregivers of older adults, grandparents raising grandchildren, and senior relative adults caring for adult children with disabilities.
Promote increased public awareness of caregiver needs and assist counties in securing service assistance from an expanding circle of service partners.
Coordinate county implementation of National Family Caregiver Support Program (Older Americans Act, title III-E).
- Monitor use of federal and state funds.