Jessie Pelaez, MS
Jessie started in the field during college as a direct care professional for individuals with disabilities. She graduated from IU Bloomington in 2009 with a BA in health administration and moved on to pursue a Masters of Health Administration (MHA) at IUPUI. Upon receiving her MHA in 2012, she worked in a variety of different roles at IU Health Hospital in the Neuroscience Center and Patient Experience division. After 5 years in the hospital setting, she wanted to return to her roots. She transitioned into a Case Management role in 2015 serving individuals and families on the Family Support (FSW) and Community Habilitation Integration Waiver (CIHW). During her 4 years as a Case Manager, she pursued a Master’s degree in the Science of Psychology and graduated in the summer of 2018 from Indiana Tech. Jessie came to Insights Consulting in January of 2019. She has experience working with individuals of all ages who have had both intellectual disabilities and mental illnesses. She has a special interest in young adults transitioning from the educational setting, and adults suffering from dual diagnoses. Jessie believes in meeting the individuals, families, and teams where they are by developing the supports the individual needs to build more meaningful lives while having some fun in the process!