Episode 35 - April Allen, Director of Operations at My Possibilities
Prior to joining My Possibilities, April served as Chief Program Officer for Ability Connection Texas. She has served individuals with disabilities in various capacities for nearly 20 years. Starting out as a college student working at summer camps and providing respite care, April knew this was the path she would choose, and has dedicated her career to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities. She served for 9 years at the ARC of North Texas, working closely with advocates and legislators to identify critical gaps in services and creating programs to meet the most immediate needs. April is a dog mom, partner in crime to many, traveler, knowledge seeker, reader, nature lover, introvert, leader, and an advocate for those most in need.
April mentioned the following resources in her episode: