Janice Lion received her B.A. in anthropology and women's studies from Franklin & Marshall College, and a master’s degree from Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research, with a concentration in community practice, policy and advocacy. Janice has extensive experience working in the non-profit sector and organizing with grassroots groups working for peace and social justice.
Janice provides leadership for the Center, overseeing its domestic programs. She collaborates with faculty, staff and students pursuing a wide variety of U.S.-based service learning and research projects, summer internships and post-bac fellowships. She facilitates Haverford’s engagement with Let’s Circle Up, a restorative justice program developed by men incarcerated at Graterford State Correctional Institution.
In 2015-16 with support from the Initiative on Ethical Engagement and Leadership, Janice coordinated a working group which developed a blueprint for Haverford’s Civic Engagement and Social Responsibility at Haverford College. She has been with the Center since 2005.