Shalia L. Pettiford is a Community Support Specialist/ Case Manager for the Continuum of Care Housing Program in Harford County. She graduated from Towson University December 2015 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with minor in Family and Human Services. She has case management experience working with various clients ranging from children to adults with disabilities, substance abuse, and or mental health diagnoses. Shalia desires to help people with mental illness in living and leading more productive and autonomous lifestyles, and promote mental health through service, advocacy, education, and being a living example. She believes that it’s important to be relatable, impactful, and influential through leading by being that living example of an overcomer. Shalia believes servanthood makes for an excellent leader in society; that why she connects with the mission of Leading By Example LLC.
Fast facts about Shalia
Extensive experience working with client’s hands on to link them to resources within community
Skilled in communication, advocacy, resourcefulness, and independent living skills
Desires to help someone experience recovery, growth and change
My Favourite Quote
The greatest glory in living lies not in ever falling, but in rising every time we fall. – Nelson Mandela.