Interagency Transition Team

About the Team

The Shrewsbury Interagency Transition Team is comprised of school staff members and community partners from local agencies, businesses, and educational institutions.

The team meets several times a year to review transition needs within the school district and community at large, with the goal of working together to improve transition outcomes for students with disabilities.

Mission Statement

The Shrewsbury Interagency Transition Team maintains a comprehensive support network for students with disabilities by fostering communication and collaboration between district staff, local business partners, and community agencies, with the goal of improving outcomes for students as they transition from public school to adult living, learning, and working environments.

Meeting Dates

All Meetings held at 2:10 PM at Shrewsbury High School:

64 Holden Street, Shrewsbury, MA

Please contact the site administrators to be placed on our Interagency Meeting listserv and receive meeting notices.

Current Team Members and Contacts

District Subcommittee

Kelli McSweeney - Transition Specialist, High School (Co-Chair)

Dan Shaughnessy - Special Education Teacher, High School (Co-Chair)

Meghan Bartlett - Out of District Coordinator

Liz Camire - ELC Teacher, Sherwood Middle School

Linda Derosier - ELC Teacher, High School

Interagency Team Participating Agencies

Shrewsbury Public Schools

Assabet Valley Collaborative

Department of Developmental Services (DDS)

Easter Seals

Center for Living and Working

Central Massachusetts Employment Collaborative

Marlborough Marriott

Parent Representatives

Work Opportunities Unlimited

Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC)

QCC Disability Services

Genesis Club

The ARC Massachusetts

For More Information...

For more information about Interagency Team meetings and events, please contact the site administrators.

Interagency Transition Team Development 

Team Co-chairs Kelli McSweeney and Dan Shaughnessy presented at the 2014 Transition Matters state-wide conference on the topic of Developing and Interagency Transition Team.  Their presentation can be downloaded below.

Team Co-chairs Kelli McSweeney and Dan Shaughnessy presented at a UMass Boston's Institute for Community Inclusion (ICI) graduate program on the topic of Interagency Team Development, a presentation based on NCSET's Publication: Interagency Transition Team Development and Facilitation.  Their presentation can be downloaded below.