Mike Huckins brings over 30 years’ experience working with persons with developmental disabilities, over 20 of which have been serving NBRC and RCEB families via a variety of licensed facilities and in-home respite agency services. Mike joined The Arc-Solano as Executive Director in 2013 and continues to use his theater degree to expand the programming to include the performing arts.
He also served Greater Bay Area Families for 15 years through in-home respite services with Pacific Homecare Services, Bay Respite Care, and Bay Area Family Services. As President of the California Respite Association for 15 years, he was a long-time advocate for respite, spending many hours as spokesperson at Department of Developmental Services meetings. Prior to that, he was Executive Director at Kaleidoscope Activity Center in Dublin for five years.
In the early 90’s, he was the Vendor Representative on the Regional Center of the East Bay Board and North Bay Regional Center and served as the Provider Vendor Advisory Committee Chair for both Regional Center of the East Bay and North Bay Regional Center for a total of 20 years.