CT Turner

turner@thearc.org

CT TurnerOperations Manager

CT received his Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy from the University of Denver and spent the next few years being invovled with various nonprofits including The Colorado Anti-Violence Program, Public Service Credit Union, and The Center for Multicultural Excellence focusing on LGBTIQ Activism. Continuing his education CT obtained his Masters in Social Work from The University of Michigan before coming to The Arc. CT began his involvement with The Arc of the United States in May of 2014 as a Master’s Social Work Intern in National Initiatives with a focus on National Programming. In September 2014 he joined the staff fulltime in the Operations Department as the Operations Manager.

CT specializes in providing operational and administrative support to the organization and is dedicated to social justice and public good. He is passionate about using technology to streamline organizational systems, develop intuitive platforms for information access, advocating for information security, and educating others on the constantly evolving world of technology that we live in.

The Arc is CT’s first foray into working with the disability rights community and he is excited to expand his knowledge of social justice to include the stories and history of this active and dedicated population.

“I am passionate about The Arc because this organization is dedicated to listening to the community that they serve, be it self-advocates or family members. The Arc always finds a way to make room at the table for everyone.”