About Betty Schoen
Betty began working for DES in September, 1986, and has worked in three different DES programs. Currently serving as a Transition Specialist for Arizona Vocational Rehabilitation program. Betty first began working with high school students with disabilities in 2000. When she started working with the “Transition” population, Betty found her passion as well as her career. Betty obtained a Master of Arts in Special Education and Rehabilitation and achieved Certified Rehabilitation Counselor status in 2006. Betty has worked with many partner agencies. Betty’s favorite aspect of her job is connecting students, educators, and other partners to resources, and acting as an advocate for youth and families during their transition journey.