Jo Spargo '85 was appointed by Governor John Kasich to chair the Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council. Jo graduated from Malone with a social work degree and built her career with REM Ohio. She is the executive director of the statewide provider agency.
A mother of two children, one who has disabilities, opened her eyes to a new world, empowering her advocacy for parents of children with disabilities. She hopes to continue to enhance the collaboration and outreach to areas that are in need of services.