CDS Monarch Blog

Staff Highlight: Touria Banour

Touria has worked at CDS Monarch since June of 2010. She started as a Support Specialist at Roxwell before transferring to Blended Creative Oppo...



Staff Highlight: Linda Lizzo

Linda Lizzo started at CDS Monarch in October of 2012 as a part-time aquatic fitness instructor. In 2011, she accepted a full-time position as a re...



Staff Highlight: Theresa Collett

Theresa Collett has worked at CDS Monarch since 2002. She started as a Support Specialist at our Park Circle residence and then became residence ma...



Staff Highlight: Marlene DiSalvatore

Marlene DiSalvatore started at CDS Monarch July 16th, 2007 as a Support Specialist. Her tasks include caring for the individuals at the CDS Monarc...



Staff Highlight: Ron Armstrong

Ron Armstrong has worked at CDS Monarch for the past 23 years, beginning in February of 1992 after a friend recommended CDS Monarch to him. Ron wo...



Staff Highlight: Madeleine Pingitore

Madeleine Pingitore has worked at CDS Monarch since December 2011. She began as a Medicaid Service Coordinator (MSC), and later transitioned to a S...



Staff Highlight: Makenzie Finnemore

  Makenzie Finnemore has been at CDS Monarch for a little over the year. She started as a support specialist at Linden Creative Opportunities, and...



Staff Highlight: Karla Leader

Karla joined the CDS Monarch team in 1990, as a Treatment Coordinator at Webster Creative Opportunities (WCO). In 2007, she took on a new role as ...



Staff Highlight: Valarie Daniels

Valarie Daniels joined the CDS Monarch team in 1998, starting out as a Support Specialist at Webster Creative Opportunities. After her first year ...



Staff Highlight: Annie Brooks

Annie Brooks has been a Support Specialist at CDS Monarch since 1995, and after nearly 20 years of dedicated service, she is retiring. Annie start...



Staff Highlight: Jamall Watkins

Jamall Watkins has been a Support Specialist with CDS Monarch for the past 16 years, working at the Macedon Road and Roxwell Court residential hom...



Staff Highlight: Joe Lodato

Joseph Lodato came to CDS Monarch a little over five years ago to take on the position of Medicaid Service Coordinator (MSC). In this position, Jo...



Staff Highlight: Vanessa Tuckey

Vanessa Tuckey has been with CDS Monarch for five years, as a Support Specialist at Penbrooke Creative Opportunities (PCO). In this position Vanes...