Director of Day Hab Services
Brenda Douglas is the Director of Day hab services. Brenda received her Master’s degree in Human Services Management in 2018, from Kaplan University. In 1984 Brenda began her career in a direct support role and held a variety of management positions with progressively more responsibilities in residential services. In 2012, she joined the Abilities First Inc. as day habilitation coordinator, was later promoted to Assistant Director of day habilitation services. Brenda became Director of Day habilitation services in May of 2021. With the establishment of the Abilities Partnership of the Hudson Valley Inc. in 2021, Brenda plays a dual role by joining the In Flight team alongside her role at Abilities First. Brenda is a SCIP-R, CPR/First Aid, certified CQL, and Front line supervisor trainer. Brenda enjoys time training and mentoring staff to develop future leaders. Brenda is dedicated to assisting with supporting the individuals we serve to meet their goals.