Joni Jack: Area Manager, Northeast Valley

jjacksJoni Jack has over 20 years experience working with persons with developmental disabilities and their families in one capacity or another. After moving to Arizona from Minnesota in 1989, Joni began working in a group home doing direct care for 6 multiply handicapped men. She then moved on to group home management, program coordination for a total of 8 years. From there she went on to work with a Home and Community based services agency serving the developmentally disabled as well as the managed care population. Positions held were HCBS program coordinator, program manager, Director of the Yavapai County office and then finally Director of the East Valley, Mesa office. After leaving the private sector in 2004, Joni landed a job with the Division of Developmental Disabilities where she worked as a Support Coordinator and then as a Supervisor of Support Coordination until October 2009 when she came on board with Arion Care Solutions as the North East Area Manager. In her spare time Joni enjoys spending time with her immediate family (Chris, Tyler, Brianna, and Dylan) and going back to the Midwest to visit extended family in the summer time. “Those Minnesota lakes are sure nice to “play” in when it’s 110 degrees here in the desert!”