Jaime' resides in Fredericksburg VA with her husband and two children. She has a BS in Business Administration/Management from Post University and thirteen years of experience in corrections. In her spare time she enjoys reading, watching football, and spending time with her family.
Jaime' is a proud mom of a special needs child. She understands all to well the frustrations of being the voice for her child. This is one of the reasons that led her to Moms in Motion. Jaime' wants to help navigate others through their journey.
Fatima is a graduate from George Mason University. She has received her Associate of Science degree from Northern Virginia Community College. She has a minor in education from George Mason University and a Cyber Security Certificate from Germanna Community College. She has worked with children of all ages and The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) defines a person with a disability as a person who has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activity. This includes people who have a record of such an impairment, even if they do not currently have a disability. It also includes people who do not have a disability but are regarded as having a disability. The ADA also makes it unlawful to discriminate against a person based on that person’s association with a person with a disability. in public schools. Fatima has a passion for working with children and to be resourceful to those who need it the most.
Fatima is a proud mother of three children. She loves spending time with her kids and likes to read novels in her free time. Fatima has worked as a substitute teacher for six years and worked one year as a paraprofessional in the public schools. She is delighted to work with Moms In Motion to continue her work of human service with compassion, empathy, and to advocate as needed.
Jeneen is a native of Fredericksburg, VA. She graduated from Stafford Senior High School and from there went on to receive her Certified Nursing Assistant license, Medical Assistant license, Medication Aide license, and last but certainly not least, her Bachelor's of Science in Health Science from South University in Richmond, VA. She is an organist for her church and a proud member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated, Alpha Alpha Alpha Zeta Chapter with whom she is very active in the community.
Jeneen applied for Moms In Motion because she has been in the health care field for many years. She felt like it was time to take her talents and degree and apply them to a health care position where she is still helping to care for others. However, instead of concentrating on one population, she now has the opportunity to help people of all ages. Jeneen looks forward to this new journey with Moms In Motion and being able to help better serve her community.
Krystle is from Tappahannock, VA. She is an only child and has one son that is her heart. She received her associates degree in early childhood education while working for a preschool. While at the preschool she became close with a family of a child with Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome.
From that time on Krystle knew she wanted further her education and help others with disabilities. She attended Liberty University where she studied developmental childhood psychology. Over the years of working in different communities and with different families of children with Autism and other behavioral disabilities, Krystle found her passion was to help others. She has thought on how to assist families in ways that she could further the family’s education in resources in the community and home. She seeks to further her passion for assisting families with Moms in Motion.
Monika is a native of Newport News, VA and has made Williamsburg her home since 1996. She currently resides in the James City County area with her husband and three children and has one adult child living nearby. Monika holds a Master's in Nonprofit Management from Regent University School of Law and has over 20 years of experience working with children with special needs, adults with A disability (in physical, cognitive, communication, social, emotional, or adaptive development) affecting children ages two through six., and more recently the senior population. Some of her previous positions include Case Manager, Residential Instructor, Residential Counselor, Therapeutic Foster parent, Home Daycare Owner, and Private Caregiver. After working privately with a family for nearly two years, Monika had the awesome experience to help support the family through the waiver process to include going from one waiver status to another in order to facilitate community living for the family member. Her home is licensed to provide Community Living and she and her husband are Option where person with disability lives with a paid caregiver in the home of the caregiver. Service Providers for that family now.
Monika welcomes the opportunity to combine her passion for serving others, research and writing, and navigating the legal system. She felt an immediate connection to Moms In Motion's cultural points: Advocacy, Compassion, Excellence, and Service!
Patricia was born in Annapolis, Maryland, but raised in Gloucester and is a proud mother of two boys. She earned her Associate's degree in Applied Healthcare Management in June 2010. Patricia has worked in the healthcare field for 7 years, where she has worked with people of all ages with disabilities.
While Patricia's main passion is caring for her clients, on her off days she enjoys spending quality time with her boys, gardening, kayaking, fishing, and shopping. She has advocated for improving care quality and outcomes as well as advancing developmental disabilities. She is excited to work with Moms In Motion to be able to help supply families with the resources to live a comfortable quality life.
Romey was born and raised in Louisiana. She's a military spouse who now lives in Poquoson, Virginia. She has two children and a miniature Schnauzer, and loves to go to the beach, camping in her RV, and fishing. Romey has a BS in nursing and many years of experience working with people who have disabilities, as well as those who need additional care due to the aging process. Through military moves and her youngest son’s medical and educational needs, working as a nurse has been difficult. Romey had to navigate the Medicaid systems of three different states since her son’s birth and Down's Syndrome diagnosis. She has always loved helping others, and has helped other families who have children with Down's Syndrome figure out how to start the process of getting their child into the Medicaid system and access the community resources available to them. Romey is excited to work with Moms In Motion so she can continue to help others obtain the resources needed to maintain the quality of life they deserve.
Sheila has held administration, management, and consulting positions with many years of experience working in public, private and nonprofit human service organizations. She has extensive involvement in creating and managing programs that strengthen families and help young people find a path to safe and healthy development. Sheila holds a Bachelor’s of Arts degree from Christopher Newport University. Sheila currently resides in Hampton, VA with her husband. Her passion is to service those who are in need. Whether it’s providing them with a service, advocating for them or connecting them to resources with in their community. Her goal is to help people improve their quality of life. Moms In Motion will allow her the opportunity to continue to serve those who are in need. Sheila’s hobbies are gardening, listening to music, performing arts, watching sport and spending time with her husband, son, family and friends.
Telia was born and raised in Queens, New York. She has been a military surviving spouse since 2005 and resides in Hampton, VA. She has an Associate's in Occupational Studies, for which she majored in Office Technologies and minored in Psychology. Telia has worked as a Therapeutic Counselor and Short-term care for a child or adult that allows the primary caregiver relief. Parent/Counselor for a course of six years.
Telia is the proud mother of two children, both whom have special needs. Her oldest daughter was diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder at eighteen years old and is currently undergoing an evaluation for Schizophrenia. Her daughter’s disorder is currently stable, however, and she is now a campus student at Norfolk State University with special accommodations. Telia's youngest son has been diagnosed with Autism since the age of four.
Since learning about her children’s diagnoses, Telia has advocated for their rights to be heard and supported them in receiving the best medical treatment and education available. Through her experience advocating for her children, she has gained the ability to empathize and be compassionate in knowing the challenges families in need face. Moreover, being part of Moms In Motion has given Telia the opportunity to work with families and help render services they need to live a quality life.