Jan Thomas is a communications specialist focusing on website content management, developmental editing, team collaborations, and personal and social change. She has held communications and program management roles with groups working in environmental protection, environmental justice, interfaith education, and organization development.
From 2014-2019 she was Communications Manager at The Grove Consultants International, a management consulting group. The Grove has pioneered the use of visual facilitation methods for teaming, planning, and organization change.
Over a ten-year period Jan collaborated with environmental justice pioneer Carl Anthony as developmental editor for his recently released memoir, The Earth, the City, and the Hidden Narrative of Race (2017).
From 2006-2010 she was Program Director at The Chaplaincy Institute, an interfaith seminary that prepares clergy to offer spiritual support to people of all faith backgrounds (including “none” and “spiritual but not religious.”)
Jan has a Masters degree in Social Work from University of Illinois, and she is an interfaith minister and interfaith spiritual director. Her compilations of ancient and contemporary wisdom can be found at her website, SoulandMeaning.com.