This month we are spotlighting Danielle H. who works in KC as a DSP. Danielle has been with Austen-Dooley for three years this month! She is a pinnacle member of Milton Thompson. She truly loves the individuals there and is willing to pick up extra shifts when needed. We can always count on her to make everyone’s day the best it can be. The individuals a Milton love her dearly.

Q: What do you enjoy most about working at Austen-Dooley?

A: My consumers. I like to make them happy.

Q: What drew you to this profession?

A: I enjoy caring for others. I used to work in nursing homes. The work is similar, but here you get a lot closer to people because of the smaller work setting.

Q: What’s a good piece of advice you’ve been given? Who was it from?

A: Regina Jackson told me, “not my monkey, not my show.” If it’s not affecting you, don’t worry about it, mind your business.

Q: What do you like to do when you’re not at work?

A: I like to be with my kids and try to stay sane haha. I have two kids, ages three and five.

Q: What three words would your friends use to describe you?

A: Bubbly, outspoken, and fun.