Community Outreach and Support Liaison
Marie began her work with the Epilepsy Foundation, now Epilepsy Foundation New England, in 1980 and has remained involved since that time in a variety of capacities, beginning her work as an Employment Specialist. She managed a very successful employment program developed the Parent and Family Network. Marie also managed the Information and Referral Program, assisted with developing the first camp for children with epilepsy, and developed and facilitated the first group for women with epilepsy. Marie continues to facilitate the in-person and phone support groups for adults with epilepsy. She works with the coordinator of the support center responding to calls providing support, resources, and information to callers, as well as assists with the Career Navigator program when needed.