Overview

The LA BOSCOC's core administrative group consists of two groups: the Louisiana Housing Corporation's CoC Team, which includes the Continuum of Care Manager, and the LA BOSCOC Board of Directors, which includes designated seats for significant stakeholders and elected seats for each Region of the LA BOSCOC.

The Louisiana Housing Corporation CoC Team

Gordon Levine
Continuum of Care Manager

Gordon has managed the LA BOSCOC since 2017. Before moving to Louisiana, he administered several federally funded programs for the State of Wisconsin, including HUD's Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) and HOME Tenant Based Rental Assistance (TBRA) programs and SAMHSA's Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness (PATH) program. He lives in Baton Rouge with his family, including one small dog and dozens of bonsai trees.

Email: glevine@lhc.la.gov
Phone: 225-242-1388

Clay Boykin
HMIS Specialist

Clay is a Louisiana native who joined the LA BOSCOC in 2018. Before that, he worked for Baton Rouge Community College, the Department of Homeland Security, and most recently, for Electronic Arts, where he managed quality assurance databases for video games based on properties such as The Simpsons. He enjoys drawing, and his favorite video game is Fire Emblem.

Email: cboykin@lhc.la.gov
Phone: 225-242-1382

Vonetta Lacy
Continuum of Care Coordinator

Vonetta is a Louisiana native who join the LA BOSCOC in 2018. Vonetta has experience working with deeply vulnerable populations through her time with the Department of Corrections, the Department of Children and Family Services, and the Louisiana Department of Health. Before joining the LA BOSCOC, Vonetta managed the CDBG Rapid Re-housing Disaster Recovery, CoC Program-funded Rapid Re-housing, HOME Tenant-Based Rental Assistance, and STARS programs for the Louisiana Housing Corporation. Vonetta is a mother of three and grandmother of three. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, being creative, and watching TV; her favorite shows are The First 48, Chopped, and Swamp People.

Email: vlacy@lhc.la.gov
Phone: 225-242-1385

Aundrea Braniff
Coordinated Entry Specialist

Aundrea relocated to Louisiana from Oregon in 2018, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Family and Human Services. Before joining the LA BOSCOC, she was an intern with St. Vincent de Paul’s First Place Family Center in Eugene, Oregon, where she received the Volunteer of the Year award from the United Way of Lane County. Aundrea enjoys all things outdoors and never says no to dessert.

Email: abraniff@lhc.la.gov
Phone: 225-242-1376

 

The Louisiana Housing Corporation is proud to receive technical assistance from several national providers including the Technical Assistance Collaborative (TAC).

The LA BOSCOC Board of Directors

Designated Seats

Louisiana Housing Authority
Winona Connor (chair)

Louisiana Department of Health
Michell Brown (Vice Chair)

Louisiana Department of Education
Antiqua Hunter

HMIS Lead
Eric Gammons

homeless Experience Representative
Information not published

Secretary
Vacant

Ethics officer
Randy nichols (Non-Voting)

Elected Seats

Baton Rouge Region
Addie Duval
Start corporation

Houma region
Brooke Guidry
Start corporation

Lake Charles Region
Tarek Polite
Calcasieu Parish Police Jury

Natchitoches/Sabine Region
Mitzi Harris
Project Celebration

Plaquemines/St. Bernard Region
Gail Gowland
St. Bernard Battered women's Program