The Arc Westchester’s Executive Director & CEO, Tibi Guzmán, Honored by Westchester Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Westchester County, N.Y. (September 7, 2022) – The Arc Westchester today announced that Tibi Guzmán, Executive Director & CEO, has been honored by the Westchester Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (WHCC) with The Hispanic Women of Impact award. Ms. Guzmán was one of six outstanding women to receive this honor during an event in August 2022. Her award was presented in recognition of being a “[S]teadfast advocate for those served and working in the DD [developmental disability] field to have a voice and promotes an atmosphere of recognition and achievement for all.”
The WHCC supports over 2,500 Hispanic business owners throughout Westchester County. The Chamber provides consultation through a network of specialized businesses and professionals.
A Bronxville resident, Ms. Guzmán assumed the role of Executive Director & CEO of The Arc Westchester in June 2018. She is an active member of the Business Council of Westchester’s Not-For-Profit Council and The Arc New York’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Steering Committee.
About The Arc Westchester
The Arc Westchester, founded in 1949, is the largest agency in Westchester County supporting children, teens and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including individuals on the autism spectrum, and their families. The organization’s 850 employees provide more than 2,000 individuals throughout the county with a broad range of innovative and effective programs and services designed to foster independence, productivity and participation in community life.
The mission of The Arc Westchester is to empower children, teens and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including individuals on the autism spectrum, to achieve their potential by strengthening families and encouraging personal choices, abilities and interests.
The Arc Westchester is a chapter of The Arc USA and The Arc New York.