Jan began her journey with Memory Care Home Solutions in August 2012. As an undergraduate practicum student, she fully embraced the mission of this wonderful organization. Upon her graduation from Saint Louis University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, she was awarded Practicum Student of the Year. Jan’s interest in dementia and those who care for loved ones struggling with memory loss grew. She returned as a practicum student to Memory Care where she completed her graduate degree. Jan was awarded her Masters in Social Work from Saint Louis University in 2014. She served as a research assistant for Dr. Stanley Birge, a Washington University Physician with the Division of Geriatrics. Her knowledge of the organization coupled with her experience in conducting assessments, facilitating resources, and having caring conversations for end-of-life decision-making, has equipped her with the skills necessary to be an instrumental contributor to Memory Care Home Solutions. Jan is also a member of the National Association of Social Workers.