Ms. Fitzpatrick serves as the Children’s Board Family Resource Center in Central Tampa (CBFRC-CT) Center Director, a center managed by REACHUP, Inc. The CBFRC-CT provides a range of services including health and safety classes & certification, developmental screens, classes and play groups, resources for fathers, monthly family fun events, & assistance with accessing community resources and services. Prior to her work at REACHUP, Inc., she served in various capacities in Cincinnati, OH and Northern Kentucky where she provided counseling, group facilitation, and student & parent leadership development to Cincinnati Public Schools, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, and the Urban League of Greater Cincinnati. For three years, she also served Northern Kentucky University’s Higher Education system in project management, health care training, and teaching capacities. Ms. Fitzpatrick received her undergraduate degree in Counseling and Guidance from the University of Louisville and a Master’s in Community Planning from the University of Cincinnati. Ms. Fitzpatrick received certifications in Victim Advocacy Practitioner Designation, Meeting and Event Planning, National Coalition Building, and Strengthening Multi-Ethnic Families & Communities: A Violence Prevention Parent Program.
Cheryl Fitzpatrick, MCP