Clara Thompson

Senior Vice President, Community Living and Home Supports
Clara.Thompson@jevs.org

Clara Thompson oversees JEVS Community Living and Home Supports programs, helping individuals with developmental disabilities or chronic mental illness attain personal goals, maximize independence and live full lives with dignity.

With over 30 years of experience in the consumer-directed services field, Clara’s career has focused on improving the quality of everyday life for individuals and putting their personal gifts to use. Clara led the development of several innovative supportive living, life sharing, illness management and employment programs at JEVS Human Services including the Philadelphia Independence Network and Happy Healthy Life.

Clara holds a master’s degree in Business Administration from University of Phoenix and a bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Science from Messiah College.