Thone earned a B.S. in Social Work from Eastern Mennonite University. Prior to joining Family PASS, Thone held different positions with Easterseals UCP North Carolina & Virginia working as a mental health crisis worker and Program Supervisor. Thone has extensive experience working with children and adults living with developmental disability with co-occurring mental health symptoms placing the individuals at risk of re-hospitalization and homelessness. As a refugee child, Thone has experienced the impact that poverty and trauma has on families. Thone has a passion for serving, empowering, and advocating for those who desire to live life well. In her free time, she enjoys CrossFit, running, and spending time with her husband, and four dogs.