As a result of her own experiences with homelessness, and recovery from substance use, Ms. Love founded Love Home Inc. in 2014 as one means of how she contributes back to the community and “Pays-It-Forward” for others in need.
Ms. Love holds a Master’s Degree in Organizational Management and Leadership and a BS in Human Services both from Springfield College. She is certified as a DOT Substance Abuse Professional (SAP), Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC II), Anger Management Specialist, Domestic Violence facilitator, and a Professional Supervised Visitation Provider. Her experience includes drug court, parolee reentry, DUI, family court, facilitation, and crisis intervention. Ms. Love is a member of the American Legion (Families with Vets), Urban League, NAACP, and the National Organization of Human Services. She is also an active participant in the Los Angeles and surrounding communities with special emphasis in the areas of dual-diagnosis/co-occurring disorders and sobriety/recovery.
Ms. Love’s professional experience includes 20 years of service in Substance Abuse Treatment/Recovery including screening intake assessments, 16 years in Domestic Violence intervention and prevention, and 10 years in a management capacity. Her extensive volunteer service includes 8 years with the Los Angeles Al-Impics.