Joann Rich is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) for HOME WORKS! Joann ensures the organization is living its operating principles and core values. As an essential member of the leadership team, Joann is responsible for developing, maintaining and maximizing internal operating processes, financial management strategies, and a performance culture among a group of diverse, talented individuals.
Joann joined HOME WORKS! in 2015 after 15 years working with the endowment at Washington University in St. Louis. Prior to Washington University, Joann spent six years with Commerce Trust after starting her career at Boatmen’s Trust Company. She earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Washington University in St. Louis and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a minor in Economics from the University of Missouri–St. Louis.