Dionna is the Your Child Your Choice Coordinator at the PEAL Center. She began her career in Human Services twenty-four years ago as a paraprofessional in the early childhood department at the Western PA School for The Blind. It was here that she recognized a strong call to assist those without a voice. Most recently Dionna was the Family Strengthening Program Coordinator at Lydia’s Place where she was facilitated family strengthening groups for inpatient residents. In addition, Dionna has an expertise in parent coaching, case management, and organizing monthly family events. Dionna resides in the East End of Pittsburgh with her wonderful and talented husband and three children.