• Jo Ann Simons, MSW, Chair LIFE Board of Directors


    • CEO of the North east Arc
    • Past President/CEO of the Cardinal Cushing Centers
    • Appointed to Governor’s commission on persons with intellectual disabilities
    • She was Chair of the National Down Syndrome Society, President of the National Down Syndrome Congress and a member of numerous boards including Special Olympics International.
    • She has published numerous articles, chapters and a book on transition