The Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities (TCDD) is excited to announce the addition of Karsyn Lemmons as TCDD’s Communications Intern. Lemmons will spend the spring semester working within TCDD’s Communications Division to raise awareness via social media about the agency’s projects, advocacy opportunities, and other disability-related news. She is currently a junior studying journalism at The University of Texas at Austin. Following graduation in 2020, Lemmons plans to continue to pursue her passion for journalism by seeking an advanced degree related to media laws and ethics.
“It’s an honor to intern with TCDD,” Lemmons said. “TCDD’s mission – to empower and improve the lives of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities – is incredibly important and I’m thrilled for the opportunity to join the team.”
Lemmons is originally from Denton, Texas. She joined TCDD on January 18, 2019.