Mary Beth oversees LDA’s assessment program and is developing new programming for transition-age youth. Mary Beth has been in the field of special education since 1990 serving in a variety of roles in public schools as well as nonprofit settings. Mary Beth’s most recent position was teaching graduate students at the University of Minnesota in the Special Education Department. She holds a Masters of Arts in Education from Bethel College and holds K-12 licenses in three categories: Specific Learning Disabilities, Mild to Moderate Mentally Handicapped, and Emotional & Behavioral Disorders.