Jolene Thomas

Jolene joined the LFA-PNW Board in the spring of 2013 and is a lifelong resident of Oregon.   After spending 18 years selling auto insurance, Jolene is now a facilitator for the Portland support group. Her journey with lupus began in 1996. Jolene has been married for 25 years and has two daughters and one grandchild. “I joined the LFA, PNW Chapter because of their dedication to solving the mystery of lupus. Being a board member gives me a platform where I can use my skills and the opportunity to support, encourage and inspire people by bringing awareness to the community and help a lupus patient better manage the disease.”