Our TeamTiana Akrong

System Administrator
Tiana Akrong

Tiana was born and grew up in Queens, New York. She has over 10 years of experience within the special education community in both New York and Florida.  Tiana obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from UMUC and her Master’s of Science in Special Education from PACE University. While working in NYC Schools, Tiana successfully transitioned students with disabilities, out of the K12 system to real-world living opportunities. In Orange and Lake County schools Tiana served as a Behavior Specialist and Support Facilitator guiding students and their families through the IEP process while meeting academic, social, and behavioral goals. Tiana specializes in working with individuals with varying disabilities, cognitive levels, and behavioral needs.

 As the Program Coordinator for We Care Support Services, she assists with Employment Services for individuals with disabilities and job preparation training for clients. Tiana believes in giving back to the community. She volunteers countless hours with organizations such as Vision Church in Groveland, FL, through community outreach and youth groups as well as special needs outreach groups within the Lake County community. Her passion is to engage with the special needs community to promote awareness, change, and quality of life.