Meet JRI's Service Navigator

Our Navigator personally answers questions and talks with you about resources that may be available in the community to meet your individualized needs. If you have any questions about our programs or services, or aren't sure what you need, contact our Service Navigator, Rachel Arruda, and we will get in touch with you as soon as possible.

Rachel has been a part of the JRI team since January, 2000. For over 20 years, Rachel has been working in the field of human services assisting families with accessing and navigating services. Rachel received her Bachelors degree in psychology and Masters Degree in Public Administration from Bridgewater State University. She was promoted in July 2005 to Family Networks Program Director where she closely worked with the Department of Children Families for 10 years ensuring that children and families received the highest quality of individualized services ranging from community based through residential care. Rachel is very dedicated to helping the individuals she works with and is committed to improving the lives of children and families. Rachel’s passion for creative service programming inspires her in her role as JRI Service Navigator.

Rick LieBerman

Vice President

Rick joined JRI in 1987 as Contract Manager and transitioned to Director of Contracts and Information Technology. His expertise in managing complex public and private grants and contracts contributed to JRI’s extraordinary growth in the last three decades. Rick led the adoption of formal computer systems and telecommunications that is now integral to JRI’s operations. During his tenure, he acted as project manager in the construction of new and renovated properties to serve the growing needs of vulnerable populations. Rick developed model reporting formats that have became standard for state and community-based agencies, and participated in numerous workshops nationwide to demonstrate successful capacity.

Rick Lieberman

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