Darlene recently relocated to Ft. Myers, Florida from Upstate New York. Darlene worked for one of the largest providers of programs & services for Individuals who have disabilities. She continues to work as a contracted employee for the Center of Disability Services lending her knowledge & expertise to the Division of Education.

In her role as Administrator of Education Operations, Darlene worked with over 70 school districts to provide individualized services to students with over 300 different disabilities that come from diverse backgrounds and language barriers.

Darlene has spent over two decades helping individuals with disabilities live full, active lives. She is passionate about continuing her hard work and dedication to helping babies get a safe and healthy start in life.