Lead Teacher, Abby Blackwell

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Abbey grew up and still lives in Greenville, SC. She graduated from Presbyterian College in 2015 with a Bachelors of Science in psychology and history. She joined Project Hope in January of 2016. Abbey has always a passion for working with children and young adults! She is incredibly thankful Project Hope came into her life and believes it has changed it forever.

In her free time, Abbey enjoys spending time with her family and friends, hiking, and being outside! 

Lead Teacher, Victoria Eastland

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Victoria was born in Greenville, South Carolina. She earned a degree in Office Administration before finding her true passion - working with children. Victoria first joined Hope Reach in October of 2015 as a line therapist. She loved working with younger children and watching them grow and advance their skills. Victoria has been with Hope Alive Jr since August of 2016. She hopes to advance her own education with a focus on behavior analysis in the coming months in order to maximize her impact on the children she is blessed to influence. She finds the work with special needs teens and pre-teens challenging and rewarding.

In her spare time, Victoria is active in her church youth group, enjoys spending time with friends and running road races. 

Lead Teacher, Deana Moore

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Deana was born in Greenville,SC. She has been with Hope since February. Deana is currently going to Greenville Tech for an associates in science to transfer to a 4 year college for a bachelor's in Psychology. Deana has always wanted to have a career working with kids and adolescents, and she has found that Hope is the right fit for her. She loves that she can help teach and be taught at the same time.

Her hobbies are: Teaching color guard at Woodruff High School and performing in an independent color guard in Atlanta, Georgia on weekends. Other hobbies are hiking, hanging out with friends, and going to concerts.

Assistant Teacher, Caitlin Dobson

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Caitlin was born in Atlanta, but now calls Boiling Springs, SC home. She has worked in ABA since 2013, and joined Project Hope in December of 2015. Currently she is working to obtain a bachelor's degree in Human Development from Limestone College. She is very excited to join HAJ as an assistant teacher for the 2016-2017 school year! 

In her spare time, Caitlin enjoys cooking, gardening, reading for pleasure, thrift shopping, yoga, walking, and hiking with her husband Jason.

Assistant Teacher, Andy Lecture

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