Monroe County Coroner Candidate
Since 2009, Joani Shields has served as a Deputy Coroner for Monroe County. In 2011 Joani was promoted to Chief Deputy Coroner. Before that Joani served as a Deputy Coroner and then Chief Deputy Coroner for Owen County from 2004-2010.
Joani was certified as and EMT in 1999, an EMT-Advanced in 2002 and currently still holds an EMT certification. Joani received the Medicolegal Death Investigator certification in 2005 and has maintained the required continuing education to keep the certification current. Joani was born and raised in Monroe County and has lived here most of her adult life.
Joani looks forward in hope of continuing to serve her community. Find Joani on Facebook at