Salanda Thomas joined the DC Family Empowerment Center, a federally funded grant project, as a Family Navigator in October, 2005.
has a passion for assisting those with disabilities who may not have a voice, need support, and encouragement to advocate for themselves.
Salanda joins the Quality Trust as a seasoned and compassionate advocate with experience serving on numerous boards including the Early Intervention Interagency Coordinating Council, the Mayoral Advisory Committee on Special Education, DC Parks and Recreation Board, and others.
is a resident of the District and resides with her
husband of twelve years and their two sons.
Jonathan, is four years old, and has Downs Syndrome, and his
birth inspired and empowered Salanda
to further advocate and support individuals with disabilities.