Name: Sanita McNeally
Position: Student Support Assistant (SSA) @ Wilson Elementary School
What led you to your current position? I love working with children. I wanted to be a part of a program that helps children and families in need.
Fun Fact/Quote? I can run a lap in 55 seconds.
What does your average day look like? My average day starts off with greeting my client off the bus and then heading to breakfast together. I provide ongoing support in the classroom and write mental health notes during his independent time. After school we usually take part in SSA group and collaboration meetings.
Why do you do this work? I do this work because more children are displaying social-emotional behaviors that cause them to struggle in school. I would like to help children learn skills to maximize their ability to control their behaviors to learn.
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