The William M. BeDell Achievement and Resource Center employs over 125 people who make a difference every day to nearly 600 individuals in our community. Teachers, social workers, direct support professionals, therapists, administrative support staff, and volunteers build the structure of our programs. The agency has a history of employee longevity which provides continuity to the services we provide.
Jessica joined the team in 2018 as a teacher to our school. She was promoted to Vice Principal in 2020 and became Principal in 2022.
Verva joined the team in October of 2021. She has a long career in Management and Human Resource and carries a Bachelor's of Science in Business Administration.
Joe started at arc in 1988 as assistant to maintenance that was ran by his Father. in 2003 he was promoted to Supervisor and in 2020 became Physical Plant Director.
Dr. Golden has a PhD in Clinical Psychology and joined arc as a consultant back in 1977 and has seen the growth of our agency throughout the years. He assists our Program Directors with consultations and sessions with our clients.
Alex joined the team in August 2021 and assists the Executive Director. She has many years of experience in Administration and carries a Bachelor's of Arts in Psychology from the
University of Missouri - St. Louis.