Thalia serves as Chief Operations Officer for SJCS. She has been a passionate advocate and member of the SJCS family for over two decades. Thalia finds that the driving force behind the work she does is fully ignited and engaged by the many diverse people she works for and with daily. Behind each person is a real story of a life seeking to be meaningfully enriched by full community involvement and living. Thalia is most inspired by remembering the rich history of the organization as well as the tremendous social changes, accomplishments and advancements that are being made each day to catapult the organization into a future where all people are valued for their individual contributions.