IRIS Consultant Biography

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  Consultant Name Rachel Stilwell
  Company Name TMG
  Phone Number 8448648987

Work History (starting with most recent)

Name of Agency Date of Employment Job Title
TMG 1/17/22 IRIS Consultant

Care Responsibilities

Your TMG IRIS consultant is your partner as you create a plan that meets your needs and stays within your IRIS budget. Your TMG IRIS consultant can connect you to resources in your area, and will be a great source of information for any questions you have.

Educational Background

Name of Institution Major/Degree Degree Obtained Date Obtained
Yavapai College Certified Nursing Assistant Yes 1999
Kaplan University Paralegal No
Capella University Psychology No
University of the People In Process


Name of Certification / Accreditation Certifying Agency Date Certification was Obtained
Crisis Intervention Training Minnesota Crisis Intervention Training 2021
PS-MAPP (Model Approach to Partnerships in Parenting) certified Arizona Department of Health 2012
Life Skills Training Life Skills Arizona 2017

Specialties (e.g., working with autism, the elderly, employment for people with disabilities or youth in transition, mental health, experience with assisted technology)

Prior to coming to TMG, I worked for a non-profit organization, where I managed community programs. I also worked as a Case Manager for Range Mental Health and was a direct support worker for individuals with developmental disabilities. I was an assistant program manager and a direct support supervisor for nearly seven years at Child and Family Support Services. We supported individuals with mental health or behavior health needs. I also was a foster care licensing specialist and trainer for three years. I also have a certified nurse’s assistant (CNA) license.

County/Region I'm familiar with


Languages or Communication Skills


I'm comfortable with pets in the home


More about me

How do you Partner with people to 'clear the path ahead'?
I appreciate getting to know people and hearing about their life. I value using creativity, and even at times humor, to create an environment that we can both grow in. Partnership is building trust and knowing that I'm dependable to assist you in reaching your goals. I look forward to partnering with you, and being resourceful and learning together.

What's your favorite thing about being an IRIS consultant?
I think self-directed care is important. It gives people a voice and allows them to be heard. I love working with all types of people and helping them achieve what's important to them. Helping someone see what could be available to them to, to even see dreams fulfilled, is a part of what makes me smile everyday.

What past experience prepared you to become an IRIS Consultant?
My jobs working with families in their homes has taught me the most. It has helped me learn how to truly listen to individuals directly and learn how I can be a better person and support to the people I partner with.

What do you enjoy doing in your free time?
I enjoy spending time with my family. I love adventures and taking pictures. I love travelling. I love trying new recipes and cooking. I like watching movies and going on outdoor bike rides when the weather is nice. I enjoy true crime podcasts.

WI DHS/DLTC/F-01486 (04/2015)