Senior Support Services Manager
Valerie French was born and raised in Springfield, Ohio, and is a graduate of Bowling Greene State University. She has spent her career working in various areas of community and social service, and is a certified representative of the Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program. Valerie has also served as Executive Director, Art Director, Educator and Volunteer for several non-profit organizations in Northwest Ohio. Her work has created and provided cultural, recreational, educational, therapeutic and vocational opportunities for residents and visitors. Valerie is also an avid hiker, a Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist, and a Wildlife Rehabilitator. Her love of nature, and the natural beauty of Yellow Springs and the surrounding area, where she spent a significant portion of her childhood, was an important factor in her decision to return home.