Joni Jack has worked with individuals with developmental disabilities for almost 30 years in multiple capacities. After moving to Arizona from Minnesota in 1989, Joni started her career by doing direct care in a group home setting for 6 adult men. From there she became a group home manager, and a program coordinator for multiple group homes for a total of 8 years. After leaving the group home agency, she went on to work for a company providing HCBS services to the developmentally disabled as well as the managed care population. Positions held were HCBS program coordinator, program manager, Yavapai County Area Director and then finally East Valley Area Director. After leaving the provider sector in 2004, Joni landed a job with the Division of Developmental Disabilities where she worked as a Support Coordinator and then as a Support Coordinator Supervisor. In October 2009, Joni was blessed to be hired on as the North East Area Manager for Arion Care Solutions. Joni is in her happy place now, working for a great company, with a great mission statement (“To do the right thing… always”), serving a population of very special people and their families.
When Joni is not working, she enjoys music, camping, car races, going on vacation and spending time with her family (Chris, Tyler, Brianna & Dylan) and friends.