• Adam's Place - Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Kelly Thomas-Boyers

Kelly Thomas-Boyers, MBA
President & Co-Founder
Mrs. Thomas-Boyers is the co-founder and board president of Adam's Place. She brings over 25 years of business and healthcare experience to the board. Her unwavering passion for Adam's Place is obvious in writing and in person. She has a much deeper connection to helping families with grief as she started Adam's Place after her son Adam passed away in 2007.

William McGaha, Esq
Mr. McGaha has over 30 years of experience as a lawyer in Utah and Nevada. His focus in personal injury litigation brings a great perspective to the board.

John Dloughy
President of Capitol North American Van Lines for over 16 years in Las Vegas, Mr. Dloughy has been an Adam’s Place board member for five years. He’s lived in Las Vegas since 1980.

Terry Muratore, DVM
Dr. Muratore is a Las Vegas native who brings over 30 years of veterinarian experience to the Adam’s Place board. His native roots provide great insight to the board.

Jennifer Keene, PhD
Dr. Keene is a Professor of Sociology and the Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts at UNLV. Her research interests include caregiving, work and family, death and dying, and volunteerism over the life course. She brings a great amount of knowledge on families and grief to the board.

Richard Giffen
Mr. Giffen is the Executive Chef at the Stratosphere Hotel. He has worked in the food industry for over 25 years and volunteers for many non-profit organizations in the Las Vegas valley. He is a great asset to the board and enjoys coaching students in a high school culinary program.

Advisory Board

Alec Thomas • Ben Biscoe • Sarah Tavernetti • Azariah Southworth • Lindsie Kutcher • Amanda Erickson