WESTMINSTER (April 22, 2014) The Arc Carroll County has hired Britt Burr to serve as its new assistant director of autism services.
Burr, a Westminster native, holds a bachelor’s in psychology and theater from McDaniel College. She also has a master’s degree in drama therapy from Kansas State University in Manhattan, KS.
Burr worked with students on the Autism spectrum as a filmmaking instructor for the Manhattan/Ogden Public School system. She also worked as an instructor at Wamego Special Services Corporative, where she taught adults with intellectual disabilities and people on the autism spectrum U.S. history.
Britt joined The Arc earlier this month. Her first priority was reaching out to the parents and families who attended the town hall meetings The Arc held on autism in the fall.
The Arc will hold three meet and greet opportunities for parents and caregivers who are interested in learning more about Burr and the new autism program she will craft at The Arc. The meetings will be held here at The Arc Carroll County on 180 Kriders Church Road, Westminster.
• Morning Session: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 6th
• Afternoon Session: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 7th
• Evening Session: 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 8th
The meet and greet sessions will include a 20-minute presentation followed by a question and answer session. Refreshments also will be served. For more details on the meet and greet sessions please contact Britt Burr at firstname.lastname@example.org.