Hope Learning Center Staff
Classes and social groups are facilitated by professionals and volunteers with qualifications within that particular area.  All staff members have required background checks and clearances.
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Marie Haney graduated from Messiah College with B.S. in Home Economics. She has worked in the public school district over 7 years with students on the autism spectrum and as a Disabilities Program coordinator at a local church for 10 years serving over 100 families and working with students ages 2 - 35 with various disabilities.  She has completed four years of continuing education courses at the National Autism Conference at Penn State. Marie is responsible for programming, enrollment and community partnerships at Hope Learning Center.
Steve Haney earned his MBA from Eastern University and is an adjunct faculty member at Penn State University Lehigh Valley and Dordt University, teaching Marketing and Management. Steve is responsible for business administration, marketing and mentoring at Hope Learning Center.
Tyler Haney graduated from West Chester University with a BA in History (with Honors) and a minor in Museum Studies in May 2020. Tyler was recently hired as Assistant Product Manager for Bachman Trains in Philadelphia.  He leads the Advisory Board for HLC, serves as a consultant for programming and leads discussion groups.
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Anne Hughes earned a BS in Special Education from Millersville University and has worked as a teacher and parent educator for almost 30 years. Anne has experience working with students and young adults with autism and a variety of developmental disabilities, in both school and community based settings. At Hope Learning Center, Anne assists with programming and curriculum development.