Board Members July 2016 – June 2017
The majority of Joyce’s forty year career as an RN involved mental health and correctional health care. To Joyce, good health represents a persons physical, mental and spiritual well being. As a member of the Grapevine Center board her goal is to work to help us all achieve and maintain that goal through maintaining and developing the many wonderful services that the Grapevine Center has to offer.
Melinda’s education includes an Associate of Arts from BC3, Bachelor of Science from Slippery Rock, Master of Education from Penn State, and a Doctor of Education from Argosy University. Her biggest career accomplishment is creating a unique and rewarding 30 year career in higher education. Driver education teacher, intercollegiate coach, adjunct professor, and Dean of Academic Affairs are just a few of her roles. She enjoys kayaking, motorcycling, fishing, gardening and seasonal outdoor activities; supporting local events in Butler and the surrounds, especially workshops, tours and seasonal events at Moraine State Park
Melinda is eager to use her skills in working with the Grapevine community to promote education and advance our cause. Melinda feels Grapevine Center is a “hidden gem, unknown to the majority of the community.” Her goal is to improve the visibility of the Center, create educational opportunities and promote the positive attributes and outcomes to the Butler area.
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