Jeanoyce is the former Manager, Long Term Care-Regulatory Policy, State assisted living and adult day care specialist (Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services). She retired with 26 years in long term care and is a Licensed Social Worker with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio. Jeanoyce was responsible for writing and revising the State’s Licensing Regulations for Assisted Living Facilities and for analyzing proposed legislation. She wrote provider letters and policies for the State regulatory agency and provided training to government administrators, attorneys, surveyors, and providers. Jeanoyce was an award-winning newspaper reporter and editor prior to her employment with the State.