We’re celebrating DSP Week by spotlighting some of our compassionate and hard-working Direct Support Professionals and Career Specialists. They’re the heart of our industry. Because of their dedication, we’re able to help hundreds of individuals with disabilities live fulfilling lives in central Missouri.

Thomas Alexander Today we talked with Thomas Alexander. He works as a DSP for Day Program.

How long have you worked for ACT?

2 years.

What’s your favorite memory while working at ACT?

The various holiday themes ACT does each year.

What brought you to this line of work?

My brother, an individual with disabilities, goes to ACT in our Day Program.

Why do you like working with ACT?

It feels really rewarding to help others.

If you had a superhero name what would it be?

Talex.

If you could have any superpower, what would it be, and why?

Instant transmission. Because I would be able to teleport anywhere in the world in a matter of seconds.

 

Thank you, Thomas. You’re a great asset to our team. Thank you for the compassionate support that you provide.