Welcome New Hires!

Employment, Staff Perspectives

The Arc of Monroe recently hired two new staff to join the management team in Finance and Marketing.

Headshot of Jim Roth
James Roth,
Accounting Manager
Jim is the latest addition to the Finance Department at The Arc of Monroe. He has more than 20 years of accounting and management experience with the most recent 13 years in the nonprofit sector. Jim is a life-long western New Yorker and has lived in the City of Rochester Since 1995. “I believe the mission of The Arc of Monroe is a perfect fit with my personal values,” Jim said. “I’m blessed to be here.”

Headshot Jessica Blondell
Jessica Blondell,
Marketing Manager
Jessica joins the Arc of Monroe team after spending the last fours years at The Arc of Wayne working in communications and development. She also has previous experience in public relations, journalism, grant writing, fundraising and event planning. “I fell in love with telling the stories of individuals with disabilities in Wayne County,” Jessica said. ” I am excited to grow in my professional career at The Arc of Monroe and meet new people that I can help through marketing and communications.”


Welcome Jim and Jessica, as well as other staff who have recently started with the Arc of Monroe team. If you or someone you know would like to learn more about working with us, please visit our careers page!