Agawam, Mass., Resident Receives May Institute's Prestigious Trustees' Fund Award
– May Institute announces that Luis Rodriguez, Program Coordinator at the May Center for Adult Services, has received May Institute’s Trustees’ Fund Award, which recognizes outstanding employee performance by a member of its staff. Nominations are made by peers and supervisors. Recipients of the 2012 awards were recently honored at an awards ceremony held at May Institute’s corporate office in Randolph, Mass.
May Institute is a national nonprofit organization that provides educational, rehabilitative, and behavioral healthcare services to individuals with autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities, brain injury, mental illness, and behavioral health needs. The Institute employs more than 2,000 staff across the country.
May Institute’s Board of Trustees created the Trustees’ Fund Award – the highest honor given to an employee by the organization – in 1993 to recognize the exceptional contributions of staff members who epitomize the organization’s ideals of service and professionalism.
“From day one, Luis has embodied the professional work ethic and ideals that are synonymous with May Institute,” said Lauren C. Solotar, Ph.D., ABPP, President and CEO of May Institute. “His commitment to the betterment of the lives of the individuals he serves is extraordinary.”
Mr. Rodriguez began his career at May Institute in 2008, and is a resident of Agawam, Mass.
About the May Centers for Adult Services
The May Centers for Adult Services offer a wide range of community-based services for adults with autism and other developmental disabilities in Massachusetts and Florida. These services include residential group homes and supported living apartments, as well as day habilitation, vocational training, and supported employment.
For more information, call 800.778.7601 or visit www.mayinstitute.org