Shelley Thomas

Shelley Thomas is the Assistant Director of Culture and Climate for PowerCorpsPHL. PowerCorpsPHL engages at-risk youth and re-entry population by providing career-connected education and paid work experiences in collaboration with AmeriCorps and the city of Philadelphia, powered by EducationWorks.

Shelley Thomas

Shelley Thomas is the Assistant Director of Culture and Climate for PowerCorpsPHL. PowerCorpsPHL engages at-risk youth and re-entry population by providing career-connected education and paid work experiences in collaboration with AmeriCorps and the city of Philadelphia, powered by EducationWorks.

Working closely with Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, the Philadelphia Water Department, and partners in the public and private sector, PowerCorpsPHL builds opportunities for young people to create promising futures by tackling pressing environmental challenges and developing the skills required to secure meaningful work.

The bulk of her experience prior to working for PowerCorpsPHL was supervising AmeriCorps programs, federal grant initiatives, training, and specializing in launching new initiatives.

Ms. Thomas is a contributing writer for Emerging Black Magazine, a published author, a self-care guru, and life coach.