Leanne Morton Appointed to Chief Impact Officer at Community Options
April 21, 202 | Press Release.pdf
Princeton, NJ – Community Options, a leading national non-profit organization providing housing and employment support to people with disabilities, is pleased to announce the appointment of Leanne Morton as Chief Impact Officer. In her new role, Ms. Morton will oversee training, clinical services, and outcome management. She will ensure that all programs are in line with best practices for safety, quality, and impact.
Ms. Morton brings a wealth of experience to her new position. She is a licensed clinical social worker with a Master of Social Work degree from Rutgers University and executive healthcare leadership training from Cornell University. She has worked in the healthcare industry for over 12 years including as a senior executive director for New Jersey’s premier mental health and substance abuse treatment provider. There, she ensured the population’s emotional and physical health through safe and supportive psychological services and intensive outpatient programs.
Reporting directly to President and CEO Robert Stack, Ms. Morton will be based in Princeton.
“Leanne Morton is a proven leader with a strong track record of success in the healthcare industry,” said Mr. Stack. “Her expertise in training, clinical services, and quality assurance will be instrumental in helping Community Options continue to provide the highest level of support to the individuals we serve. We are thrilled to have her on board.”
Ms. Morton said she was looking forward to working with Community Options’ talented team to make a meaningful impact on the lives of individuals with disabilities.
“I am honored to have the opportunity to join such a respected organization and work alongside a dedicated team,” Ms. Morton said. “I am committed to ensuring that Community Options continues to provide the highest quality support services to those who need them most.”
About Community Options, Inc.:
For over 30 years, Community Options has developed housing and employment supports for people with disabilities – serving thousands of people from over 50 offices across 11 states. Community Options provides advocacy assistance to empower people with disabilities because all people – regardless of ability level – should live and work in the community with dignity, choice and self-determination. For more information please visit our website: www.comop.org and to follow us on social media on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.