Rebecca Sorensen 

Rebecca Sorensen has worked with individuals with disabilities and their families 

for over 18 years. Her work includes program development and evaluation, 

resource management, individual and family support, and political advocacy. 

She received her Bachelor of Arts in the Humanities from the University of Maryland 

in College Park, and her Masters in Social Work at the University of North Carolina 

at Chapel Hill. 

She currently works in Pittsboro for the non-profit Cross Disability Services, Inc. as a Community 

Development Consultant organizing and implementing a unique community housing 

initiative to serve adults living with mental illness. The focus of her work is on 

healing and recovery through natural interactions and processes.