Mindy Woods: From homelessness to City program manager
Last updated 7/2/2020 at 9:33am
Mindy Woods didn't have much time to celebrate after the City of Edmonds named her its first Human Services program manager.
She dove right in.
The new half-time position was the result of a proposal by City Council last year, which led to its inclusion in the 2020 budget to support Edmonds residents in need and get them connected to public and private services.
Her first goal – connecting with local social services agencies to choose which are best suited to implement the council-approved Housing Relief Program, whose funds will go to families and individuals earning less than 60% of th...