Andrew Maines


Bio: Since 2008, Andrew Maines has served as the Executive Director of Welsh Mountain Home. He played an important role in creating the connections leading to the affiliation of WMH with Landis Communities.  In addition, he was the main connecting point for the organization in their partnership with HDC MidAtlantic in creating the 36 apartments of Mountain View Terrace funded through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program.  Andrew has a background in working with persons with developmental disabilities, and have a passion to serve persons with fewer financial resources. He studied at Elizabethtown College in Business Administration.  Andrew and his wife Kim, along with three children and golden retriever, reside in Lampeter, Pa.


Andrew is Executive Director, Welsh Mountain Home

Melody Jacobs


Bio: I came to Welsh Mountain Home as the Director of Human Resources and Relations in November 2010.  I feel it is an honor to work for an organization that values all people regardless of their background, economic status or disability.  Together, we strive to provide a caring, homelike environment for the residents we serve.

Prior to my work at Welsh Mountain Home, I was employed for 20+ years by a Non-profit organization, working with Adults with Intellectual Disabilities, including over 10 years of experience in Human Resources field.

Melody is Director of Human Resources & Relations, Welsh Mountain Home

 Tom Hopta


As the Director of Operations for Welsh Mountain Home, Tom oversees the dietary, personal care, maintenance, housekeeping and activity departments within the facility. Tom was called by the Lord in February of 2014 to serve the residents of Welsh Mountain Home after serving his elder family through hospice. Prior to his work at Welsh Mountain Home, Tom came from the Internet Marketing Industry where he focused his abilities on senior level operations and finance for the previous 13 years.

When not involved in operations at Welsh Mountain Home he enjoys golf and football. His favorite pastime is watching the Philadelphia Eagles football team with his family.

Tom graduated from Millersville University with a degree in Business / Finance. Tom also received his Personal Care Home Administrator's license from Penn State University. He resides in Ephrata with his wife, Libby, two daughters, and one cat, Daisy.

Tom is Director of Operations for Welsh Mountain Home

Jane Cline


Jane joined the Welsh Mountain Home team as a Part-Time Dietary Aide in 2008 which transitioned into the Full-Time lead cook . Jane felt God was leading her to serve the Residents of WMH, leaving her long time position as a sportswear manufacturer. Jane accepted the Dietary Manager position in May 2014. She feels blessed to be part of the WMH family for the past seven years.  Jane and her Husband reside in the Welsh Mountain area. They have a daughter and two granddaughters. They have attended Bethany Grace Fellowship for the past fifteen years.

Jane serves as the Dietary Department Manager at Welsh Mountain Home