Centerstone has selected Jennifer Thomason as its regional COO for Illinois, effective Aug. 7, 2023.
Thomason has nearly 20 years of behavioral healthcare experience, having recently served as chief clinical officer at Lincoln Prairie Behavioral Health Center in Springfield, Ill. Previously, she worked for the Sinnissippi Centers Inc. in Dixon, Ill., as a therapist, residential manager, director of Adult Services, and finally as senior director of Outpatient Services, facilitating the organizational transition to a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic.
A licensed clinical professional counselor, Thomason received her master’s degree in counseling from the University of Illinois at Springfield. She also received an MBA from the University of Southern Indiana with a focus in healthcare administration. Thomason is a former member of the Community Behavioral Health Association and Illinois Health Practice Alliance Clinical Operations Committee.