Janet is a Successful senior healthcare executive – with start-up / turnaround and mergers & acquisitions expertise. She brings over 20 years of experience highlighted by strengths in organizational operations and administration, backed by compliance, productivity improvement, and strategic planning proficiencies. Proven track record of results – encompassing oversight of 12 companies with 1,000+ clients and accountability for $80 million budgets and as many as 1,500 employees – includes leading expansion of behavioral health services. Janet managed start-up of Day Habilitation, Home Health and Hospice services while lowering regulatory citations by as much as 85% and facilitation of accreditations including CARF, JCAHO, CHAP and ACHC.
Melissa brings to PCS over 20 years of experience in various executive leadership positions in the healthcare industry. She is forward thinking, results oriented and has served in both operations and finance strategic roles. Melissa has spent most of her career working with the adult geriatric population in various settings. Melissa’s past experience as the Director of Finance at Ash/Craft Industries, which serves over 200 ID/DD individuals, and member of the Ashtabula County Board of Developmental Disabilities Leadership Team will help her support and guide current PCS operations throughout Wood, Defiance, Henry, Ashtabula, Trumbull and Columbiana counties.
A veteran of the DD field for over 30 years, Melissa earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Vocational Rehabilitation, Counseling Education from Wright State University and a MSM Degree in Organizational Leadership from Indiana University East . She has been responsible for a variety of positions with the Hamilton County Board of Developmental Disabilities and now serves as a Regional Director for Active Day, providing operational, financial and quality support to our centers and Directors who provide supports and services to adults with Developmental Disabilities. Melissa also serves on the board of the Ohio Provider Resource Association, the legislative and training organization for independent and agency providers.
Sheena advanced to Regional Director after only one year as Director of PCS Lawrence Center. In fact, she was named “Director of the Year” in 2017. Her enthusiasm, leadership skills and attention to detail propelled her to become a valuable asset to the Leadership Team. She has been in the DD industry for five years as a community employment director, job coach, and day habilitation director. Sheena earned an Associate’s Degree from Kaplan University in Criminal Justice and Criminology. She is also a certified CPR Instructor with the Red Cross.
Darby has over seven years of experience in the DD field, over half of that time at PCS. She began as a direct care provider in both the home and day service environments, and promoted to Director of the Union Career and Life Enrichment Center two years ago. Darby is a certified Red Cross CPR/FA instructor, a trainer in UI/MUI procedures and a Positive Supports instructor.
Traci brings to PCS 12 years of experience in the DD field in a multitude of disciplines, including home and personal care, employment coach and program coordinator. She has advanced into management of direct support professionals, providing orientation of entry-level training in additional to advance training to comply with Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities and Job and Family Services certifications. Traci received her Associate’s Degree in Human Services from Ivy Tech Community College and a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services with Management from the University of Phoenix. She is also a certified CPR Instructor with the Red Cross.