Jenny Foster, Director of Compliance and Training

Jenny Foster has worked at Orange Grove Center for over thirty four years. She presently holds the position of Director of Compliance and Training. She began as a special education teacher and held this position for three years.


For twenty years she worked in the Residential Service Program serving fourteen years as the director. She supervised over two hundred employees, been involved in the development of individualized programs for Individuals served, in establishment of staff development programs and in the development of new residential placements. She has also been responsible for the development and accountability of a budget of over four million dollars.


In her present position, she has developed a complete Agency Management Plan which meets state and federal requirements. She has developed and coordinates a center wide improvement plan for all state and federal monitoring systems and supervises a center wide Incident Management Program. Jenny is responsible for a Comprehensive Staff Training Program for all Staff including Direct Support Professionals as well as Supervisory  Staff.


She completed her degree at the University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS. She received her Bachelor of Education in 1972 and a Master's in Special Education in 1973.


She has been a member of the Mississippi University Affiliated Program Faculty and a contributing facilitator for the Supportive Care Specialist Program at Chattanooga State.  Jenny has participated in the National Training Institute For Frontline Supervisors through the University of Minnesota Research and Training Center on Community Living, Institute on Community Integration.


Orange Grove Center - Administrative Staff
Kyle Hauth, Executive Director
Misha Garey, DDS , Director of Dental Services
Jenny Foster, Director of Compliance and Training
Keith Fralix, Director of Education and Training
McCravey Health Care Clinic staff
Darcy Owens, Assistant Director of Adult Services
Rick Rader, MD, Director of the Morton J. Kent Habilitation Center
Tera Roberts, Director of Adult Services
Gina Selby, Assistant Director of Adult Services
Sonja Sparks, Director of Fiscal Services
Ruth Toon, Director of Residential Habilitation
Gail Walker, Director of Supported Living
Bev Witt, Director of Intermediate Care Facilities (ICF)

Open Line, August 15, 2014 - DIDD newsletter


Orange Grove Center • 615 Derby Street • Chattanooga, Tennessee 37404 • Phone: 423.629.1451