Women of Excellence

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Joy M. Combs

Title: Community Employment Specialist
Industry: Nonprofit
Type of Organization: Nonprofit
Major Product/Service: Providing funds counseling, education, job training, rehabilitation programs, therapy services, credit counseling, career training and employment assistance to people in our local communities; Multi-service agency offering job training, education and job-finding skills to people with disabilities or other disadvantaging conditions
Expertise: 3 years experience; Responsible for working with the disabled to find suitable employment for them; Assesses client needs and finds jobs that are best suited for each individual; Previously served as a social worker and grant writer
Geographic Area of Distribution: Kentucky, West Virginia
Affiliations: Community Leadership Development Ashland Alliance; FIVCO Reentry Council; Special Olympics
University/Degree: Certified Wedding Coordinator
Hobbies/Sports: Family activities, music, singing in church choir, sewing tutus for granddaughters