FELICIA D. SMITH, LSW, HS-BCP
Felicia has more than 20 years of experience working in the human services field and over 15 years in education. For seven years she worked at a private school for students diagnosed with mental health and cognitive delays. She was responsible for overseeing three departments; Leisure and Recreation, Occupational Therapy and Employment Services. Felicia has spent her career working with at risk populations advocating for services. She has worked for the Department of Children and Families, Boston Public Schools and private and charter schools as well. She is a licensed social worker and Human Services Board Certified Practitioner.
Felicia graduated from the University of Massachusetts in Lowell with a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. She received her master’s degree from Springfield College in Management and Leadership where she is also an adjunct professor. She enjoys traveling, bike riding, reading and spending time with family.
Executive Assistant and Property Manager
Sheila joined the Sojourner House team in 2019 as the Executive Assistant and Property Manager. After graduating from Boston College in 2016 with a degree in Sociology, she's gained experience in the real estate industry as a Sales and Leasing Agent. Sheila has also worked in the nonprofit and legal fields and is excited to join her passion for real estate and social services. Sheila is bilingual and fluent in both Spanish and English and likes to spend her free time gardening and making her pups happy.
Victor joined Sojourner House in 2019 as the Program Manager. He is excited to bring his bilingual skills and experience to further the mission of Sojourner House. Victor has worked in the field of Human Services for over 20 years and is passionate about advocating for people who are underrepresented. Victor attended Ashworth College in Atlanta, Georgia where he graduated with an Associate of Applied Science degree in Forensic Science. Since graduating, Victor has worked in supervisory roles across a variety of human services sectors. When not working at Sojourner House, Victor is a loving husband and father to five children and four grandchildren and enjoys baking in his free time.
LaShana has over ten years of supervisory experience and five years of experience working with homeless families in providing housing opportunities throughout the city of Boston. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in human services from Springfield College. LaShana loves to travel, cook, watch lifetime and spend time with her family.
Jarrod joined Sojourner House in 2017. Prior to his employment with Sojourner House, Jarrod worked as a laborer and foreman for a local construction company. He is skilled in demolition work, major and minor home repairs. Jarrod enjoys golfing, playing pool and spending time with his family.