Funeral Director, Managing Partner
Joe joined Baird-Case Funeral Homes as a licensed funeral director in 2004, bringing 26 years of experience as a funeral director from his position in Cleveland, Ohio. Joe graduated from The Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science and the National Foundation of Funeral Service. He served on the Board of Trustees for 18 years for Hospice of Western Reserve in Cleveland, Ohio. Joe is an active member of Unity of Fort Lauderdale Church, the Florida Funeral Directors Association, the Ohio Funeral Directors Association, The Executives' Association of Fort Lauderdale, Kiwanis of Oakland Park and the Lauderdale-by-the-Sea Chamber of Commerce. "I feel blessed to have the privilege to help families create a unique and meaningful tribute to their loved ones."
Tarin joined our staff at Baird-Case Jordan-Fannin in 2014. Tarin was born in Boston, but has spent most of her life growing up in the Pompano beach, light house point area. Tarin likes to spend her free time at the local beaches, and parks engulfing herself in nature. She also enjoys spending time with her rag doll cat Taia.
Funeral Director & Embalmer
Jason, a Kentucky native has been serving families as a Licences Funeral Director and Embalmer since 2005.
Jason graduated from Morehead State University with a bachelors in Education and then Mid-America College of funeral services with a bachelors in mortuary science.
Jason is an active member of the Oakland Park business association and the Lauderdale-by-the-sea Chamber of commerce. In his free time Jason likes spending time with friends and his two dogs Oliver and Maxwell.
" Serving families in their time of need is a true honor and passion." - Jason
began in the Funeral Industry in 2017. She was born in Caracas, Venezuela.
Valentina earned a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism and is a licensed Life
Insurance producer. As a Pre-Planning Counselor, she assists in securing
decisions in Pre-Planning funeral arrangements for families and individuals
before the time of need by making the process as simple and comfortable as
possible. She truly believes that preparation is key to navigating the loss of a
loved one. Pre-Planning funeral services creates a road map for survivors, and
provides assurance in the knowledge that final arrangements are in order. She
often says that “securing your arrangements can serve as the final gift we can
give to our loved ones.''
Valentina is also actively involved with Funeral Planning seminars and health fairs seeking to raise awareness of the importance of Pre-Planning. She is active in the community volunteering for Girls Scouts, Pinecrest Elementary PTA and Area Stage Company. In her spare time, she enjoys playing tennis, going to the theater and spending quality time with her family.
After owning and operating a family bakery in Wilmington, Delaware, James and his husband, Mike, relocated to sunny south Florida.
Service is very familiar and important to James. He is happy to have found his second career serving the Fort Lauderdale community with Baird-Case Jordan-Fannin Funeral Home and Cremation Service.
Tim, of Wilton Manors, Florida, joined our staff in 2016. He is retired from the United States Postal Service and an Ohio native.
Born and raised in the Philadelphia suburbs, Maureen has lived in Fort Lauderdale for over thirty years with her husband and “fur babies." After fifteen years as a Senior Flight Attendant and fifteen years as a Marketing /Advertising Executive, she joined the Baird-Case Jordan-Fannin team in 2009.
"It is an honor to assist our Baird Case families as they celebrate their loved ones." -Maureen
Mark, a licensed funeral director, joined our staff in our in 2014.
He and his wife, Lisa reside in Coconut Creek and enjoy fishing, boating and visiting the Florida Keys.