Job Title: Executive Director of Social Services
Favorite Bible Verse: I lift up my eyes to the hills – where does my help come from? My help come from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. Psalm 121:1-2
Education: Alicia joined the AHH/Nightlight team in January 2012. She received her Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Kentucky and is a certified social worker with the state of Kentucky. She has prior experience with child, adolescent, and family therapy, as well as providing social services to low income families through several community agencies. Alicia enjoys working with families and helping children find their forever home. Alicia lives with her husband and dogs in Lexington, Kentucky. She enjoys nature, running, reading, and going to the dog park.
Responsibilities: Alicia is responsible for the training, supervision and support of Social Services Staff in the KY office, including the Domestic Program Coordinator, the Home Study Coordinator, and the Post-Adoption Coordinator, and the Snowflake Family Evaluation Coordinator. She also reviews all home studies completed in KY, and works with out of state agencies on completing and reviewing home studies for mutual International Adoption clients from their states.