Jerod Thomas M.Ed., CADC, has been the President, CEO of the Shepherd’s House since January 2016. Jerod began his treatment career as a drug and alcohol counselor at WestCare Kentucky, a non-profit substance abuse program located in Ashcamp, KY. He was later named the Program Director for WestCare, at the Boyle County Detention Center. Jerod was ultimately promoted to Deputy Administrator at WestCare. He supervised and managed the day-to-day operations at all of the treatment facilities in the state of Kentucky. This included one inpatient treatment center, two prison programs, two day reporting programs, two transitional living programs, two homeless shelters, and a university student assistance program.
Program Director, Boyle/Mercer IOP Day Reporting Program
In May of 2015 Roger Fox graduated from the Shepherd's House program. His employment as resident house manager began in September of 2015. Roger was later promoted to counselor at our IOP Day Reporting Program and ultimately promoted to Program Director. Roger seves as liason for the Day Reporting program with all Boyle/Mercer County Court officials. Roger is an example of how the Shepherd's House changes lives.