Jennifer Etzel has worked with individuals with various disabilities for 10 years throughout Maryland and Virginia. She has a Masters in Special Education from George Mason University, and taught in the Ivymount School, Autism Program (Rockville, MD) for four years. While at Ivymount she found her passion for working with young adults with disabilities during their transition years from school into community life. After having her daughter in Fall 2013, she decided to work independently in the community supporting adults who have transitioned out of school by planning and teaching daily living, employment, recreation, and social skill goals. She is also a trained Support Broker under the Maryland Department of Disabilities- Self Directed Wavier. She has called Maryland home for her whole life and has lived and worked specifically in Montgomery County for six years, currently residing with her husband, daughter, and American Bulldog pup.