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Developmental & Disability Services (DDS) of Lebanon Valley is a 501(c)3 Charitable Organization, governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. The mission of DDS is to empower children with developmental delays and persons with disabilities to lead more productive, satisfying and/or independent lives. For information regarding DDS services and employment opportunities contact Colleen Christian at executivedirector@ddslebanon.org.


Our Board of Directors Officers:

President: Jason Shibinger, Esq.
Vice President: Andrea Dawson
Secretary: Rick Heisey
Treasurer: Kristen Watts

Directors:

Robert Anspach
Sally Brunner
Darryl Cox
Andrea K. Dawson
Jay Deshpande, Esq.
Judge Robert Eby
Rick Heisey
Betty Kleinfelter
Melissa Kulbitsky
Judy Leggat
Chuck Neubauer
Melissa Noyes, Esq.
Jennifer L. Schweitz
Jason Shibinger, Esq.
Kristen Watts
Dr. Michelle White
Christopher Coyle

Our Administration:

Colleen Christian, Executive Director
Jessica Penchard, VP Public Relations & Development
Robert Haynes, Fiscal Manager
Ellen Imboden, Program Manager
Margie Loperfido, Administrative Assistant/Receptionist

Meet Our Children Specialists:

Tanya Sensenig, Developmental Therapist
Marla Baksic, Developmental Therapist
Sue Mauer, Physical Therapist
Katie Oriel, Physical Therapist
Pam Stammel, Speech Therapist
Anita Stokes, Speech Therapist
Michelle Weisman, Occupational Therapist
Judy Mallozzi, Elks Home Service Nurse

Meet Our Adult Specialists:

Deb Eberly, Employment Specialist
Bob Barry, Employment Specialist
Rachel Ficco, Employment Specialist
Taylor Fiorentino, Direct Support Professional
Dayl Klinger, Direct Support Professional
Christina Klein, Direct Support Professional
Heather Lengle, Direct Support Professional, Lego Club
Melanie Manchester, Direct Support Professional
Melinda McKenna, Direct Support Professional
Tracy Mehaffey, Direct Support Professional
Christy Myers, Direct Support Professional
Sonia Reyes, Direct Support Professional
Sally Spangler, Direct Support Professional
Amanda VanOverbeke, Direct Support Professional

Meet Our Advocate:

Judy Mallozzi, Elks Home Service Nurse

DDS BELIEVES...
in learning

DDS Job Openings

WANTED: Summer Camp Coordinator/Leader
Job Description:
Provide supervision and implementation of the agency 1 month summer day camp program for children ages 8 through 17. Seeking to hire a high energy and motivated individual to work as a Summer Camp Coordinator. Excellent opportunity for teachers, college students and therapeutic support staff (TSS). Trained TSS staff are encouraged to apply.
Camp Schedule:
• July 10-13, 9 am - 3 pm
• July 16-19, 9 am - 12 noon
• July 23-26, 9 am-3 pm
• July 30-August 2, 9 am - 3 pm
Staff must be available to work all of the scheduled hours of camp. Additional paid hours available for planning time. Camp staff will work 1/2 hours before and after the camper days (i.e. 8:30 to 3:30 July 10-13).
Job Type: Temporary
Please complete application along with a cover letter that specifies your salary requirements.

Summer Camp Assistant

Job Description:
Provide supervision and implementation of the agency 1 month summer day camp program for children ages 4 through 18. Seeking to hire a high energy and motivated individual to work as a Summer Camp Assistant. Excellent opportunity for teachers, college students and therapeutic support staff (TSS). Trained TSS staff are encouraged to apply.
Camp Schedule:
• July 10-13, 9 am - 3 pm
• July 16-19, 9 am - 12 noon
• July 23-26, 9 am-3 pm
• July 30-August 2, 9 am - 3 pm
Staff must be available to work all of the scheduled hours of camp. Additional paid hours available for planning time. Camp staff will work 1/2 hours before and after the camper days (i.e. 8:30 to 3:30 July 10-13).
Please complete application along with a cover letter that specifies your salary requirements.

WANTED: Direct Support Professional

This part-time position supplies one-to-one support for individuals living in the local community. Experience working with individuals with intellectual disabilities preferred. Applicant needs to have a high school diploma or equivalency. Valid Driver's license required.

Please comlete application along with a cover letter that specifies your salary requirements.

Additional information is available by contacting Ellen Imboden, Program Manager at program.manager@ddslebanon.org

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