Allison Roberts will pursue a Master’s of Clinical Social Work at Boston University School of Social Work. For the past five years, Allison has worked with adults and seniors with psychiatric, developmental and cognitive disabilities at Martha’s Vineyard Community Services’ Daybreak Clubhouse, the MV Center for Living and Seven Hills Foundation. After graduating from the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, Allison earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology: Counseling and Health at Emmanuel College in 2012. Since 2015, she has served as Assistant to the Executive Director at the Martha’s Vineyard Center for Living where she provides direct care to clients, implements programs and utilizes her skills in grant writing and public relations. Allison also works as a direct support professional for Seven Hills on-Island, and supports clients with challenges and disabilities to achieve maximum independence and desired quality of life. Allison’s mentor is Leslie Clapp, Executive Director of MVCL.