Congratulations to Arica Dowling for being the rising star of the month.
What is your professional background?
I worked as a Service Coordinator with MH & IDS Consumers and Traumatic Brain Injury Consumers.
What is your leadership style?
The communicator, I look, I think & I adapt.
Why did you choose to work in this field?
I don’t want to use the cliché because this is what I like to do, but it’s true I have been dealing with the public basically since I started work as a teenager, from retail to homecare. I really like to help others, it’s human nature for me.
What strengths do you bring to Hands From The Heart?
My positive attitude! I’m always willing to do, and I try to always correct situations.
How long have you been with Hands From The Heart?
I’ve been with Hands From The Heart for three years & eight months, to be exact.
What advice do you have for people who want to be in a leadership role?
Never be afraid to build relationships with your staff, make sure you are assertive when needed & always lead by example. That’s my model!
What do you like to do for fun?
Spend time with family & friends.