Raven Baker, LSW

Community Relations Coordinator

Phone: (952) 258-3120
rbaker@prairie-care.com

Raven joined PrairieCare in 2018 as the Community Relations Coordinator for the Edina location. She graduated from St. Catherine University and worked as a Social Worker for the University of Minnesota Medical Center for over two years. Raven’s role included work with the Adult population who were facing complex Medical, Chemical Health, Mental Health, and Crisis Intervention needs.

Raven also served as the first Behavioral Health Home Care Coordinator for Fairview Hiawatha Clinic. She worked on a multi-disciplinary care team to collaborate and deliver a holistic, psycho-social, coordinated plan of care to individuals experiencing serious mental illness. Through Raven’s experience in direct Social Work practice, she has developed a passion for being a voice in helping to eliminate stigma surrounding mental health. Raven enjoys being able to represent an organization that helps individuals find the psychiatric care they truly deserve. Raven feels that her current position helps bridge the gap for professionals to access the appropriate resources for their clients. In her free time Raven enjoys playing softball, traveling, being active, spending time with her family.

Jackie Doncavage

Community Relations Coordinator

jdoncavage@prairie-care.com

Jackie comes to PrairieCare with a background in community outreach and therapeutic recreation. Her experience includes work in non-profit, government, and residential settings to connect people and organizations with quality resources. She has worked in adaptive and inclusive recreation programming for people with disabilities, volunteer coordination, information and referral, event coordination, and non-profit sponsorship.

Jackie is passionate about helping people of all ages and abilities access programs and services to lead healthy lives, including the mental healthcare they deserve. She is proud to share the PrairieCare message with community.

Lindsey Garvin

Community Relations Coordinator – Southern Minnesota

Phone: (507) 322-5454
lgarvin@prairie-care.com

Lindsey comes to PrairieCare having served as a Certified Medical Assistant at a critical care hospital for several years. In that role she educated, trained and took initiative to help further healthcare development. She recently graduated with her BS in Organizational Leadership/Healthcare Promotion with passion to bring awareness of health to the community.

In her new role as the Community Relations Coordinator she strives to communicate the most up-to-date information for those of all ages to have the resources needed surrounding mental health. She believes that with the services PrairieCare provides there is no doubt we can impact our communities and vanish the stigma surrounding mental health.

Jim Maurer

Community Relations Coordinator

Phone: (612) 210-4320
jmaurer@prairie-care.com

Jim comes to PrairieCare and Paragon having served as a hospital-based mental health program manager. In that capacity he oversaw adult and child/adolescent Partial Hospital programs as well as mental health in-patient programming including occupational therapy, recreation therapy, music therapy and substance abuse counseling. Jim is ardent about eliminating the stigma surrounding mental illnesses. In his role as Community Relations Coordinator he will be promoting the therapeutic services offered at PrairieCare as well as Paragon among providers, school districts and other community partners

 

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