AAIDD-LA President-Elect - Elizabeth Watts
Elizabeth Kurfiss Watts earned her BA in Sociology from LSU in 1986 and her Masters of Social Work from Grambling State University in 1990. She has worked in the field of developmental disabilities since 1981 and has worked in large ICF facilities, community homes, and waiver programs. Currently, she is the Assistant Administrator for Delta American Healthcare where she oversees all Waiver Programs, two branch offices and a Day Program. Elizabeth has served in many capacities of the AAIDD board in the past, including president (1998-1999) and Secretary for many years. Her passions include her family and caring and advocating for those in need, especially the developmental disabled and the elderly.