PLAN INVOLVEMENT: I am a State of Ohio Independently Licensed Social Worker, with Supervisory credentials. I am currently the PLAN of Southwestern Ohio Board Secretary.
BACKGROUND: I have served on the PLAN Board for approximately 3 years. I am the retired Manager of Outpatient Behavioral Health and Case Management Services, The Children’s Home of Cincinnati Ohio, with 18 years tenure at the agency. Prior my tenure at Children’s Home I spent 18 years with the IBM Corporation as an administrator and administrative systems analyst in Cincinnati OH, Dayton OH, Lexington KY, Arlington VA, Bethesda MD, and Washington DC. In addition, I have served as an adjunct professor in the University of Cincinnati School of Social Work M.S.W. Program.
WHY PLAN: I became a PLAN Board member in order to contribute to the agency my knowledge of behavioral health clinical program design, implementation, administration, and retention–to help ensure the success of PLAN’s agency mission and vision.
FUN FACT ABOUT ME: I have enjoyed urban landscape photography for over 40 years.