Desiree Nozling has a longtime friend whose son has disabilities, and he brought her into contact with people at CHOICE, Inc. Their happiness captured her attention.
It was a first step in her journey to become a direct support professional (DSP) with the Eden Prairie provider of employment and community support services. “I just loved the attitudes of everybody,” said Nozling, who is now in her third year with the nonprofit. She previously served as a cook manager in a school.
Now, Nozling, who can’t wait to come to work, spreads her positive attitude everywhere she goes. “It’s like you’re a rock star, every day,” she said. Adored by the people CHOICE serves, Nozling also enjoys the variety her job provides. Read more