I am super excited to be the Chief Executive Officer for The Arc of the Midlands and to be a part of a team to move South Carolina forward on all intellectual/developmental disability (I/DD) program fronts!  I have been involved with The Arc for over fourteen years serving in various positions at the local, state and national levels.  As a sibling of a person with I/DD I am personally driven to create quality programs that enhance the quality of lives of people with I/DD.  I’m am honored to be a part of such a GREAT team and look forward to making a difference and improving services and quality of life initiatives for individuals with special needs living in South Carolina communities.  My previous work experience involved over 15 years in a many roles in several US Attorney offices and the Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys in Washington, DC; including Project Manager, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Program Training Director for the Medicaid Integrity Institute, and Financial Litigation Unit Supervisor, U.S. Attorney’s Office, Northern District of Texas and eight years active duty in the U.S. Army.