Carrie Hobbs Guiden is Executive Director of The Arc Tennessee and has over twenty-five years of experience working with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their families. Her areas of work include public policy and systems change, employment, positive behavior supports, person-centered practices, secondary transition and decision-making supports for people with I/DD. Carrie’s educational background includes a B.A. in Sociology from Indiana University, an M.S. in Special Education from IUPUI, and a Graduate Certificate in Non-Profit Management from Indiana University Northwest.