Ms. Shaw comes to Jacob’s Village following a long career serving individuals with special needs including as Executive Director of ResCare Home Care, and most recently, as Director of Quality and Risk at HealthSouth. Anita has lived in Evansville for XX years and graduated from the University of Southern Indiana with her master’s degree in social work. Ms. Shaw is active in the community and enjoys traveling and spending time with her grandchildren.
“We’re excited to have Anita Shaw as our Executive Director,” said Board President Jay Adams. “She brings wonderful management experience to our organization along with a real passion for serving special needs populations. We look forward to continue building the Jacob’s Village community under Anita’s leadership.”
Established in 2004, the mission of Jacob’s Village is to develop a safe, walkable, neighborhood community where people with disabilities and older adults can find meaningful relationships, housing that is affordable and accessible, and activities that encourage active minds and bodies.