Emily Danciu-Grosso has a wealth of experience supporting individuals with disabilities in different areas of life from employment to housing. She has been in the field for 11 years. Some of her work includes developing a health and wellness program with the Arc of Buncombe County, starting the first Project SEARCH program in Asheville with the Arc of North Carolina, developing programs and supervising job coaches with ELS for Autism, and currently serving as a Marketing and Sales Coordinator for SimplyHome. SimplyHome designs and installs technology that supports independent living and decreases the need for 24-hour in person staffing. She is creative and passionate. A lot of her passion and motivation comes from having an older sister with a disability. She is excited to be a board member for Open Hearts Art Center. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking and baking for friends, teaching yoga, and seeing live music.