New Leader for Community Options Bowling Green
January 17, 2017 | Press Release.pdf
PRINCETON, NJ (January 17, 2017) — Community Options, Inc., a national nonprofit organization dedicated to providing housing and employment support to people with intellectual and developmentally disabilities, has appointed Wayne Hatcher as the new Executive Director of Bowling Green, KY offices.
“Mr. Hatcher brings a wealth of employment experience for individuals with disabilities to Community Options, as well as seasoned operational experience,” said Karen Hensley, Community Options Regional Vice-President. “We are excited that he has joined our leadership team.”
Before joining Community Options, he served 10 years as the COO of Goodwill Industries in Frederick, MD. Appointed by the Mayor of Frederick to the Golden Mile Alliance Board of Directors, he was part of the economic revitalization of the western portion of the city. Also during his time in Frederick, Mr. Hatcher assisted several other nonprofits through the Leaders on Loan Program via the Frederick Chamber of Commerce Leadership program.
Mr. Hatcher is on target to graduate from the University of Phoenix in the spring of 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Business. He is currently on a full scholarship to the University of Phoenix through a Business Leader Excellence Program.
Prior to entering the nonprofit world, Hatcher was co-owner of a Quick Lube franchise. Mr. Hatcher is a proud father of four and husband.
About Community Options, Inc.:
For over 27 years, Community Options has developed housing and employment programs for people with disabilities – serving thousands of people through 39 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 along with the ComOpCares campaign, search #ComOpCares on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.