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 Interim Executive Director, Welsh Mountain Home

Melody Jacobs


Melody joined the Welsh Mountain Home team in November 2010 as the Director of Human Resources and Relations.  She is honored to work for an organization that values all people regardless of their background, economic status or disability.  She enjoys working with a team who strive to provide a caring, homelike environment for the residents of Welsh Mountain Home.  Prior to coming at WMH, she was employed  by a non-profit organization, working with Adults with Intellectual Disabilities which included over 10 years of experience in Human Resources field. 

When not involved in her work at Welsh Mountain Home, Melody enjoys gardening, spending time with family & friends and traveling.  She is a member of the Petra Church in New Holland, PA.

Melody is Director of Human Resources & Relations, 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

Ashley R. Davis

Ashley joined the Welsh Mountain Home team in January 2017 as a Personal Care Aide and was promoted to Personal Care Manager in March of 2018.  She enjoys being involved with the residents care needs and is honored to be able to serve at the Home.  Ashley comes to us with over a decade of experience working in the Human Services and Long Term Care fields with an education background in Counseling from Lancaster Bible College.   

When not involved in her work at Welsh Mountain Home, Ashley enjoys traveling to learn about our nation’s history and hiking with her husband and black lab, Dexter.  She currently resides in Leola, PA and attends Victory Church.

Ashley serves as the Personal Care Department Manager at Welsh Mountain Home