Updated: Apr 6
Urban Autism Solutions is pleased to welcome Sharon Parmet to our team as our new communications manager.
Sharon will be working on social media, the UAS website, and outreach to media.
With more than 20 years of experience in health and science communications and media relations, Sharon last served as director of health science communications at the University of Illinois at Chicago and the University of Illinois Hospital & Clinics. She has also held communications roles at the Illinois Institute of Technology, the American Medical Association and the University of Chicago Hospitals.
“I’m looking forward to putting my skills to work for Urban Autism Solutions,” Sharon said. “Ensuring that people of all abilities and backgrounds have access to programs that help improve their overall quality of life is something that is important to me.”
“We are thrilled that Sharon has joined us,” said Heather Tarczan, executive director of Urban Autism Solutions. “With her extensive background in communications, including media relations, we are looking forward to her helping take UAS to the next level by elevating our reputation and boosting awareness of our organization.”