Staff

Project Director

Jamie Tucker serves as Director of Project START. She’s been with MDRS for 15 years working in different capacities and enjoys educating others on the world of disabilities.  In her former role as a Rehabilitation Technologist, she went out into the field to visit clients in order to assess their needs for home modifications, vehicle modifications, activities of daily living, computer needs, seating and mobility, and environmental control units.

jamie tucker project start director

Rehab Specialist

William H. Smith has over 23 years’ experience in the healthcare industry and has a wealth of knowledge in the repair and refurbishment of durable medical equipment.  William oversees our recycling program.  He ensures the devices are refurbished, cleaned, sanitized and meet industry standards before they are passed on the consumers.  His years of experience allow him the ability to match the needs of the consumer with the proper equipment.

william h smith project start rehab specialist

Loan Program Coordinator

Kristy C. Cook
(601) 853-5155
kcook@mdrs.ms.gov

project start loan program coordinator

Administrative Assistant

Carmen Foster
(601) 853-5249
cfoster@mdrs.ms.gov

project start admin assistant