B.A., Sociology, Luther College
Mandy is a recent transplant to Colorado from Minneapolis, MN and has worked in the autism community for the past eight years. Prior to joining the staff of TGS in 2013, Mandy completed a six-year tenure at Fraser, Minnesota’s largest and most experienced provider of autism services, where she served as a Mental Health Practitioner. While at Fraser, she facilitated individual, family and group skills training, and led the adolescent day treatment program.
Mandy is passionate about working with teenagers and young adults with ASD. Through her work she strives to form meaningful relationships with kids and their families, and provide them with skills, strategies and resources that serve toward the achievement of a more fulfilling life. Mandy is skilled at both making individual connections and facilitating groups, and loves to incorporate common interests like humor and music in her unique approach to building relationships.