Dorchester, Mass., Resident Receives May Institute's Prestigious Trustees' Fund Award


Randolph, Mass. – May Institute announces that Henrietta Tuitt, a Program Coordinator in May Institute’s Adult Residential Services/Revere Division, has received the organization’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.

[Read Henrietta's nomination here.]

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.

“Henrietta brings out the best in the individuals she serves,” said Lauren C. Solotar, Ph.D., ABPP, President and CEO of May Institute. “Her compassion and commitment to those under her care is nothing short of extraordinary and has earned tremendous respect from families and her fellow staff members alike.”

Tuitt has been with May Institute since 1998. She is a resident of Dorchester, 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.

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