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    I’m Pregnant

    I’m Pregnant

    If you're facing an unintended pregnancy or have recently given birth, we're here for you with free and confidential all-options counseling, resources, and support. Call our pregnancy counselors 24/7 at 800-439-0233.

    I Want to Adopt

    I Want to Adopt

    Browse our network of adoption services including infant and foster care adoption, home studies, and post-adoption support.

    I Need Post-Adoption Support

    I Need Post-Adoption Support

    Explore our network of services including specialized counseling and support groups that help to stabilize and improve behavioral health symptoms.

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Looking for Adoptions Together or FamilyWorks Together? New name, same us. Here’s why!

Thomas R. Burton

Board Senior Managing Director/Chief Investment Officer at ABR Capital Partners

Board Member Tom Burton Headshot

Thomas Burton is Senior Managing Director/Chief Investment Officer at ABR Capital Partners (“ABR”). Mr. Burton has been associated with ABR since 1992 and is a member of its Board of Directors. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Burton was employed at USF&G and Ernst & Whinney.

Mr. Burton received his MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and his BA from the University of Maryland. He is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Management Accountant. Mr. Burton is a full member of the Urban Land Institute, where he serves on the Small Scale Development Council, and a Supporting Member of the Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center at the Wharton School. Mr. Burton is also member of Gamma Chi Foundation for Education, as well as the Board of Governors for the Maryland Club. Mr. Burton has previously served as an Adjunct Professor in graduate real estate programs at the University of Maryland and Georgetown University.

Mr. Burton is deeply connected to Paths for Families’ mission as he and his wife have three grown children who joined their family through adoption.