Mandy joined LTLC in the Spring of 2020 working initially as a direct care Program Advocate, then as a Case Manager. In September of 2020, she became LTLC’s first Diversion Specialist. She is responsible for meeting with every new intake at the shelter and through an interview process, determine if there is an alternative to avoid entering the shelter system.
“Diversion is not a barrier to shelter but rather an exploration to find a better alternative”. Mandy McGowan
Prior to joining LTLC, Mandy worked as an outreach coordinator with the Boston Public Health Commission for 2 years.