“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of a difference you want to make.”
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Jianna joined the Northstar team after a few months of supporting individuals with physical, mental, and intellectual disabilities by promoting independence as a House Manager for The Arc Oneida-Lewis County. Jianna attended Mohawk Valley Community College in the fall of 2020 as a psychology major and achieved 15 credits. She plans to return to the same college in the fall to complete her associates degree, then transfer to a four-year college to achieve her bachelor’s degree.
EDUCATION: 15 Credits Achieved, Mohawk Valley Community College | Regents Diploma, Little Falls High School
JIANNA AFTER WORK: Outside of work, Jianna enjoys spending time with her family and her two dogs, Molly and Maggie. She also is very passionate about her portrait photography business. In addition to spending time with family, she likes to play video games, go camping, and bass fishing in the summer.