Joan Jamieson, Communications Director
B.A. SUNY Potsdam, M.B.A., New York University.
Joan Jamieson joined the firm in 2007 after retiring as Vice President of Public Affairs for Verizon in Vermont. During her 25 years with the phone company, Joan worked for several years in New York City, and then traveled internationally for three years before moving to Vermont in 1993. While with the company she worked in a number of roles including personnel management, computer programming, and management of public, community, and government relations functions.
As part of her Community Relations responsibilities, Joan managed the Verizon Foundation in Vermont for 7 years. When designing grant programs, she worked extensively with many education and human service-related organizations across the state. As a result, she is familiar with, and sensitive to, many of the child-service issues that Mason Associates helps families address.
At Mason Associates, Joan's responsibilities include general administrative support, client intake and communication, and daily interaction with the therapists, counselors, advisors, schools and programs that interact with the firm’s clients.
When not at the office, Joan is a professional quilter accepting commissions from individuals and interior designers (quiltedviews.com). She is married to Andy, a software engineer and aspiring amateur race car driver.