Jan is the Vice President of Marisol Services for Catholic Charities in the Archdiocese of Denver, where she focuses on sharing the healing ministry of Jesus Christ through Marisol Health, Marisol Homes, Gabriel House, post-adoption services and other ministries focused on women’s services.
She has more than 40 years of experience in the field of family, children and women’s services and mental health as a direct practitioner, director and educator. Prior to coming to Catholic Charities in 2004, Jan worked for the Denver Department of Human Services where she developed and managed multiple treatment programs for children, youth and families.
Jan has been a strong advocate of professional social work education and served as an Adjunct Field Faculty member of the University of Denver Graduate School of Social Work and a part-time faculty of the Metropolitan State College of Denver’s Social Work Program. Jan received her bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Colorado State University, her master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Denver and is licensed with the State of Colorado as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.