Tim graduated from Metropolitan State University in 2017 with a B.A. in Human Services. He is currently working on finishing an MSW degree at the University of Minnesota. Tim began his social work career working at a family shelter in San Francisco in 2008. Since then he has worked with youth in a variety of settings, including at Tubman as a Youth and Family Advocate. Last year he worked for Ampersand Families helping hard-to-place teens find a forever home. Presently, Tim is interning at Hennepin County facilitating Youth Transition Conferences for youth in foster care and Family Group Decision Making meetings for families in the child protection system. Tim loves the opportunity Mapletree provides to build relationships with the youth we serve and has been on staff since 2015.