Vice President of Development & Executive Director of the Clark Foundation
Part of the Clark family since 2017
About her role:
As the leader of the Clark Foundation, JoAnn is responsible for the growth of financial resources to support The Clark Promise of benevolent care, the Benevolent Care Endowment, and life enrichment programming for residents, including Music Therapy and Montessori for Aging & Dementia. JoAnn works closely with donors to provide support and information on a wide range of giving options. She also oversees fundraising events.
What JoAnn loves most about Clark:
The happiness, vibrancy and engaging personalities of the residents. This makes working on their behalf a pleasurable and rewarding experience.
Background, Certifications & Awards:
- BS in Business Administration & Accounting, Hillsdale College
- Business Owner, 10 previous years in the senior living industry
- Senior Neighbors 16 Over 60 Award 2018
- YWCA Woman of Achievement Award 2015
Music – piano, choir director, musical productions; sewing; golf; cooking & entertaining; spending lots of time with her grandchildren