Reginald Thomas

Criminal Justice & Disability Fellow

Pronouns: he/him/his

Reginald is the Criminal Justice & Disability Fellow with The Arc's National Center on Criminal Justice & Disability (NCCJD). Prior to joining The Arc, Reginald worked for the Office of Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsel in Jacksonville, Florida. During his time there, Reginald assisted attorneys who represented individuals accused of criminal and civil crimes, including many with mental disabilities. Additionally, Reginald worked for a private law firm that specialized in criminal defense. Working with the Regional Conflict Office sparked an interest in advocacy for marginalized populations. Over the course of his fellowship, Reginald aspires to utilize his experience to advance the goals of the NCCJD program, improving access to justice for those with intellectual and developmental disabilities. He completed his Master of Science in Criminal Justice at the University of North Florida and has a Bachelors of Arts in Sociology from the University of Florida.