Melissa Terry, Statewide Outreach Coordinator

Melissa Terry is originally from Columbus, Ohio and has lived in Huntsville since 2009. She is a graduate of Oakwood University with a degree in Business Management. Melissa began advocating for Early Intervention support to local legislators in 2012 when her daughter was in the program. Those continued efforts led to her current position with Alabama Respite. As the Statewide Outreach Coordinator, Melissa advocates for quality respite options and caregiver supports with Alabama policymakers. 

Brittany Huey, North Alabama Training and Resource Specialist

Brittany Huey is originally from Oxford, Alabama and moved to Huntsville in 2014 to pursue her Master’s Degree in Social Work. She graduated in 2015, and obtained her license to practice. Brittany joined Alabama Respite in January 2015 as our Training and Resource Specialist. She travels the state educating caregivers, professionals and community members about respite and other caregiver topics.

Ashley Prater, Voucher Respite Coordinator

Ashley Prater is from Decatur, Alabama and completed her Bachelor’s degree in Communication from Mississippi University for Women. She has worked within the medical community in sales and management for the past ten years. She has experience in the areas of hospice, home health, respiratory, and physician recruitment. Ashley currently serves as the Respite Voucher Coordinator and special project trainer for Alabama Lifespan Respite Resource Network©.

Suzanne Price, COO/CFO 

Suzanne Price is a native Huntsvillian and has been with United Cerebral Palsy of Huntsville and Tennessee Valley for 19 years. She is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer as well as Director of Respite Services and the inclusion program, Childcare Enhancement with a Purpose. She and her husband have one son, a freshman at Auburn University. 

Alabama Lifespan Respite Resource Network® (Alabama Respite) is a program of United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) of Huntsville and Tennessee Valley.

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