Road to Responsibility Announces Joy Reed as Senior Vice President/Service Delivery and Strategic Development N

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MARSHFIELD, CARVER, MA, MARCH 22, 2024… Road to Responsibility (RTR), one of the region’s largest and most successful nonprofit organizations supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, is pleased to announce Joy Reed of Carver, Massachusetts, as senior vice president/service delivery and strategic development.

Reed brings more than 30 years of experience in the human service field to this leadership role, working with many populations, including those with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain injury, mental illness, autism, and the homeless.

Her ability at new program development has resulted in the opening of over 50 new programs and supports in her career. Reed has piloted numerous programs with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, including high intensity medical homes with 24-hour nursing, a brain injury community center, and Narcan distribution and needle exchange to high-risk individuals.

Reed earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Hofstra University and subsequently obtained her master’s degree in mental health counseling from Bridgewater State University.

“I’m thrilled to join such a well-respected organization and grateful for the warm welcome I have received from everyone in the RTR community,” said Reed. “Both the longevity of many staff members and the number of individuals served is truly impressive.”

“We are very pleased to have Joy Reed join our team as senior vice president/service delivery and strategic development,” said Christopher T. S. White, Ed. D., president and CEO of Road to Responsibility. “Her wealth of knowledge and leadership skills are certain to contribute greatly to our mission of and commitment to providing the best possible programs and assistance to those we serve.”

About Road to Responsibility, Inc.
Celebrating more than 35 years of making lives better, Road to Responsibility, Inc. (RTR) was established in 1988 with the overarching belief that individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities deserve to have full, rich, and rewarding lives in the community, and therefore works to provide the means, the opportunity, and the support necessary to allow citizens with disabilities to take their place as productive members of the community. RTR offers residential, work/employment, day habilitation and other day supports to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. RTR supports individuals with very diverse needs, including those with significant challenges who would otherwise go unserved if not for RTR. It succeeds where other organizations often fail, through the use of an integrated clinical behavioral approach. This model has proven successful and yielded positive results for the organization and the individuals served.

Road to Responsibility offers services to almost all the towns and communities throughout the South Shore and South Coast of Massachusetts, operates 49 residences as well as co-operative and supportive living apartments, and manages nine day-service locations that focus on education, employment, and community enrichment. Road to Responsibility’s main office is located at 1831 Ocean Street, Marshfield, MA. For more information, please visit