Our Leadership Team
Executive Leadership Team
Jake J. Jones, Chief Executive Officer
Jake J. Jones, M.A., CADAA has served in several leadership positions at organizations servicing individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. He is a leader in the field of I/DD and is a champion of making the world more accessible for individuals with I/DD. In conjunction with all he does as CEO, Jake is currently working on developing ASuggestion, a secure social media platform for individuals with I/DD.
Education: B.A and M.A from Rutgers University.
Certifications: Master Trainer of Crisis Management, CADAA (Certified Americans with Disabilities Act Advocate)
Mark G. Storm, Chief Financial Officer
Mark G. Storm, CFO, has diligently served The Arc Gloucester for many years. He brings a wealth of experience to the table, having served in various positions in leadership and finance at companies like Acurian, ARI(Holman) and Sorelle and Associates. He also worked at Sony in CD Manufacturing. Mark is passionate about the individuals served at The Arc Gloucester. He says, "my work, if well done, positively impacts the lives of the individuals we serve."
Education: B.S. Accounting, Rutgers University, Summa Cum Laude, B.S. Aeronautical Studies, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Magna Cum Laude
Sandee Miller - Chief Compliance Officer
Sandee Miller is a professional with 25+ years senior leadership experience in non-profits serving individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities as well as working in colleges and universities. She has stewarded strategic and business planning initiatives executing major systems changes including transitions to fee for service and implementation of electronic health record management systems. She has guided agencies through independent licensing and accreditation reviews as well as assessed departments and made recommendations for improvements in staffing and practices creating more cohesive and inclusive environments. Sandee is driven by her compassion for providing fulfilling, independent lives for our served population, while ensuring their health and quality of life through the implementation of quality assurance standards.
Education: M.S. Higher Education with Personnel Administration Concentration, Syracuse University
Brenda Powell, Assistant Executive Director
Brenda Powell, Assistant Executive Director of Resource and Development, has worked for The Arc Gloucester for 28 years. She has served in various positions here, starting with Supervisor of Special Needs day program (now Achievement Center @ Deptford), then Team Leader overseeing a variety of programs and services, Director of Development before the current position of Asst. Executive Director. Prior to working for The Arc Gloucester, she spent 7 years working for Gloucester County College as Director of Care Staff and Day Program Assistant Supervisor, who at the time operated Woodbury ATS and Special Needs. Brenda strives to provide quality care, services and supports to the individuals we serve and their families.
Education: Bachelor's Degree from TCNJ
Certifications: Human Resource Management and Non-Profit Management from Rowan College of Gloucester County
Lisa Conley, Assistant Executive Director
Lisa Conley, Assistant Executive Director of Family Supports and Public Affairs, has served at The Arc Gloucester for nearly 30 years. Her long time dedication to the agency began straight out of college, starting as Administrative Assistant and working her way up to Public Affairs Director for several years. She recently became Assistant Executive Director of Family Supports and Public Affairs, and has worked diligently to continue to provide incredible support to the families we serve and ensuring the mission, vision and values of The Arc Gloucester are communicated effectively. She has spent many years planning key events for The Arc Gloucester, including but not limited to The Annual Gala, our Annual 5K/Walkathon, Holiday Bingo, and many, many more. Her passion and love for the individuals we serve is evident through her dedication to the agency and unwavering support for our mission, vision and values.
Education: B.A. Rowan University
Certifications: Public Relations, Rowan University
Kate McEntee, Director of Human Resources
Kate McEntee, MBA, SHRM-CP, Director of Human Resources, is a Certified Human Resources Professional with a number of years in Human Resources Management supporting staff on all facets of the employee life-cycle while supporting the organization’s mission and vision. Since joining The Arc Gloucester, she has brought innovative solutions to many aspects of the Human Resources Department. She is excited to join "such an inspirational organization where the staff dedicates themselves to enriching the lives of those with intellectual and developmental disabilities." She looks forward to contributing to the overall mission and vision of The Arc Gloucester.
Education: B.S. Business, Pennsylvania State University, MBA, Philadelphia University
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