Hope is proud to honor Shannon Johnson as nominee for the ARRM Cares Award, an annual award program which recognizes the top Direct Support Professionals in Minnesota. Shannon has served as DSP at Hope for nearly four years.
“I am honored to be nominated and receive this recognition. This is the most rewarding job,” explained Shannon . “While working, I enjoy getting to build relationships with the residents.”
She is incredibly passionate about her work. She has a skill for connecting with the people she supports, and earning their trust and respect to the point where they feel comfortable sharing their personal life with her.
“She is consistently finding creative and person-center ways to make opportunities for Hope residents to fulfill their dreams and passions while delivering a greater quality of life, which is what our field is all about,” said Rhonda Walsh, Program Manager at Hope.