Administrative Staff

Jennifer joined Howry Residential Services in 2002 and currently serves as Chief Executive Officer. She has over 20 years’ experience working with individuals with brain injury, mental health disorders, and intellectual and developmental disabilities, primarily in the field of corporate foster care. Jennifer received her Master’s degree in Counseling and Psychological Services and is a Licensed Psychologist and Board Certified Behavior Analyst.

Pete has been with HRS since 2005 and currently holds the position of Chief Financial Officer. Having over 30 years of experience in accounting and financial management fields, Pete’s work experience includes the retail, financial services, and human services industries.

Tami joined Howry Residential Services in 2003 and currently holds the position of Program Administrator for our Metro programs. Having worked in the social service arena for over 20 years, Tami has a broad skill set and is adept at creating home environments that successfully support individuals with a wide range of needs. Tami holds a degree in business management.

Kelly has been with HRS since 2000 and currently holds the position of Support Services Administrator. Having over 16 years of social service experience, Kelly has held a variety of roles including house administrator, program coordinator, and administrative assistant. Before joining Howry Residential Services, Kelly pursued a degree in nursing at St. Paul Technical College.

Beth joined Howry Residential Services in 2011 and currently serves as the Director of Operations for Behavior Solutions Department. She has over 12 years experience working in the behavioral health services field. Beth desires to know each of her employees so that she can match them well with incoming referrals. She has received her BA in human services.

Jason holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, and a Master’s degree in Social Work from St. Thomas University. He is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has been a Behavior Professional for HRS for over 4 years. Previously worked with Department of Veteran’s affairs giving presentations to Mental health professionals on how to work with veteran specific PTSD as well as PTSD with co-morbid TBI.

Jen joined Howry Residential Services in 2004 and currently serves as the Senior Program Director. She has over 15 years experience working with both individuals who have acquired brain injuries, developmental disabilities, and mental health issues as well as the staff who work with them. Jen enjoys getting to know the individuals with whom she works and finding ways to assist them in living the lives they wish to live. She received her BSW in social work.

David joined Howry Residential Services in 2006 and currently serves as the Training Director. He has over 20 years experience in the disability community ranging from day program staff and direct care to supervision and speaking engagements. David thrives in challenging situations with a passion for delivering solutions that meet business needs. He received his BA from Concordia University, St. Paul in Organizational Management and Communication.

Ranya graduated from Dakota County Technical College in 2012 with an AAS in practical nursing. She has worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse at HRS since October 2012. In addition to supporting our clients and staff at our programs, Ranya is a gifted instructor of Medication Administration and Medical Equipment Training classes.  Ranya’s early career experience as a direct support professional and CNA give her valuable insight as a trainer.

Steph joined Howry Residential Services in 2016 and currently serves as the Staffing and Recruiting Director. She has over 7 years experience working with individuals and placing them in positions that match their career goals and aspirations. Steph thrives in the fast-paced, multicultural recruiting environment and enjoys learning from every person that she meets. She received her BA in Management of Human Resources and is an active member of SHRM.