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Lighthouse Autism Center Staff Spotlight: Elizabeth

Elizabeth is Lighthouse Autism Center’s Staff Spotlight of the Month

Elizabeth is a Program Manager at our Valparaiso center. She has been with Lighthouse Autism Center since August of 2019 and started as a Registered Behavior Technician, then a Senior Therapist and next, a Jr. Program Manager. She graduated from Ball State University with an undergraduate in Criminal Justice and Criminology and a graduate, Mastering in ABA. Elizabeth is engaged with 3 kids – 2 boys and a little girl. She has 2 beagle mix dogs. Elizabeth is also an avid reader and loves coffee.

What made you decide to apply to Lighthouse?

I was looking for a fulfilling job working with kids, after having years of experience in different realms of childcare, I wanted to find something I would enjoy long term.

What is your favorite part of working at Lighthouse Autism Center?

I love being able to make a difference in the kids’ lives and building relationships with my co-workers. I equally love the opportunities that Lighthouse offers to continue learning and growing in my ever-changing role.

Do you have a favorite memory from your time here?

My favorite memories stem from being a direct therapist and being able to see clients do things for the first time and knowing that I have helped shape them to reach their full potential.

What advice you would like to share for those interested in a career at Lighthouse Autism Center?

Lighthouse is full of love and growth. For someone who wants to grow and pursue new opportunities and find a company they want to retire with, I think Lighthouse provides such comfort and support for long-term employees!

Ready for a career where you can make a difference?

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