Pine Tree Society announced that Shelley Zielinski has been promoted to the position of Director of Adult Support Services.
Zielinski was hired by the agency in 2004. She holds her Bachelor’s degree in Mental Health and Human Services from the University of Maine at Augusta and holds MHRT/C and LSX Certifications. She brings 15 years of experience in the field of Adult Support Services, having worked as a Direct Support Professional, PCP Coordinator, and the Adult Services Coordinator.
Zielinski embraces the additional responsibility that comes with the new position. She said, “I am looking forward to the challenge of creating stronger programming with greater impact for those that we support.”
Pine Tree Society Human Resources Director, Denise White, commented on the promotion, “Shelley is a natural fit for the responsibilities of this position, not only because of her experience in the field, but also because of her demonstrated leadership abilities and her true passion for people of all abilities. I believe she is the right person to spearhead changes that will result in more opportunities for those we support.”
Pine Tree Society helps people in Maine with disabilities lead richer, more socially connected lives. Too often, people with disabilities feel left out, even isolated. With the help of Pine Tree Society, they’re not alone. We share a spirit of innovation and desire to discover new ways to break down barriers that many find insurmountable. It started as a bold new idea in 1936 and it continues every day. For more information, please call (207) 443-3341.