Healthy Families Supervisor/Case Manager
Erin has nearly ten years of progressively responsible experience concentrating on a diversity of human services that benefit the health and wellness of families and children. Erin received her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Services from Stevenson University. She also received a Master of Science degree in Counselor Education from McDaniel College. Currently she serves as the Healthy Families Howard County Supervisor and Case Manager at Family and Children’s Services of Central Maryland. In this role, she supervises a dynamic team of Family Support Specialists who coordinate services and provide direct case management services to families living in Howard County. In her Case Manager role, Erin works with the Family Stability Program where she helps to prevent families from being evicted from their homes and children remain in their home schools. Prior to coming to Family and Children Services of Central Maryland, Erin gained critical experience working for multiple organizations in the nonprofit field and in the public school system. As a Support Broker with Shared Support Maryland, INC., she worked to advocate, coordinate and provide quality, person directed supports for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. As the Regional Services Manager for Head Start in Frederick County, she managed their Health, Nutrition and Mental Health programs. Erin’s duties included monitoring compliance for the Head Start program and ensuring needs of families and children with health, mental health and nutrition were addressed. Erin also worked as a School Counselor for the Carroll County Public School System where she worked with students, their families and school personnel to help students achieve social, emotional and academic success. Early in her career, Erin gained an in-depth knowledge of the behavioral health field. Erin assessed and monitored rehabilitation of individuals struggling with behavioral health issues. Erin worked as a Service Coordinator for Mosaic Community Services in Carroll County and a Rehabilitation Coordinator for Family Services Inc. in Montgomery County. These positions provided her the opportunity to help the individuals she served to receive vital mental health services necessary for their successful community integration. Erin thoroughly enjoys the work she does at FCS. She feels very fortunate to play a role in helping families reach their full potential and obtain and maintain successful lives.