Mr. Thorn is serving on the Board having been appointed by the Governor. He currently serves as the CEO/Administrator of Pinecrest Supports and Services Center in Pineville, LA. Mr. Thorn has over 20 years’ experience in the field of developmental disabilities. He earned his Bachelor of Art in Criminal Justice and Master of Science in Psychology from Northeast Louisiana University. He also serves on the Pelican State Credit Union Board of Directors and the CLHSD Advisory Council. He has published work in Research in Developmental Disabilities and the National Association for the Dually Diagnosed Bulletin. His area of interests are developmental disabilities and behavioral health.