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Announcing Floreo’s new partnership with the Frist Center for Autism and Innovation

By Heather | Sep 23, 2020


We are thrilled to announce that we have entered into a new partnership with The Frist Center for Autism and Innovation at Vanderbilt University as part of a grant from The National Science Foundation to build job training and skills content.

The project supports “meaningful, individualized workforce engagement of an existing, underutilized neurodiverse U.S. talent pool, in addition to supporting a more inclusive national employment landscape,” said David K. Wilson Professor of Engineering Nilanjan Sarkar, who is leading the effort for Vanderbilt.

You can read the press release here.



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Heather is Floreo's Director of Customer Success. She makes sure that all of Floreo's customers are comfortable and confident using Floreo. Prior to working at Floreo, Heather worked at Trove (a news start-up) and eBay for Charity. Heather holds an A.B. from Dartmouth College, where she also played varsity basketball (and won an Ivy League Championship) and a M.Ed. from the University of Mary Washington. In her free time she enjoys reading, tennis, skiing, and hiking around Western North Carolina with her husband, two sons, and adorable lab mix, Pepper.