About Us

Meet the Founders

“Arkansas Family Supports, Inc. (AFS) is committed to providing and continually improving the highest quality of care and service delivery in Waiver Services for members and families served. AFS was created as a tribute and legacy to our sisters, both of whom have intellectual/developmental disabilities and utilized Waiver Services. Through our work and dedication, we honor them. Our commitment to quality in serving members and their families drives our delivery of services.”  

Jeff Lambert and Roy Thompson, Co-Founders

Leadership and a Legacy

Having more than 50 years’ combined experience in the field, including direct care, waiver services, case management, program management and executive management, Jeff Lambert and Roy Thompson possess the hands-on experience and leadership it takes to lead and operate quality services. Arkansas Family Supports, Inc., founded December 15, 2015, is the outcome of years of hands-on experience in building and achieving high quality services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

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Jeff Lambert

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Roy Thompson

Jeff Lambert holds a BA in Organizational Management, has excelled in direct service provision and program management for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in organizations large and small. Jeff serves as a national surveyor for the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) International.   

Roy Thompson holds a BA in Sociology and has worked in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities in several capacities including executive management, marketing, and public relations. 

Lambert and Thompson sincerely thank you for giving Arkansas Family Supports the opportunity and privilege of serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families through Waiver Services.  

Board of Directors

Dr. Shelli Henehan


Kelly Koprovic

Vice President

Glen Russell


Mary Watts


Lisa Norris


Daniel Fryar

Ex Officio Member (I/DD Representative)

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