BFAIR Promotes Deb Harpin, Savannah Lysko to Assistant Director Roles

NORTH ADAMS — BFAIR promoted Deb Harpin to assistant director of Employment Services and Savannah Lysko to assistant director of DDS (Department of Developmental Services) Residential Services.

As part of her new role, Harpin will oversee the Employment Services department and manage all programs, including DDS and MRC Employment Services programs. She will also support the department’s direct-support professionals and the agency’s social enterprise, the BFAIR Bottle & Can Redemption Center, located on Mass Avenue in North Adams.

Lysko joined BFAIR in 2013 and has gained a wide range of experience in various departments, including Employment, Day Habilitation, and Residential Services. In 2020, she was promoted to the position of residential house manager. “She is an asset to the organization and ready for advancement to the next level in her career,” said Andre Wallace, director of DDS Residential Services.