Lou has been a nonprofit manager since starting his career in the sector in 1993 after completing an MA in Theology. He first worked at the agency in 1998-99 as Director of Administration and left to become Executive Director of a youth program which contracted with the State Department of Children and Families. After nearly a decade and half of leadership there, he returned to ImmaCare to become Executive Director in the fall of 2013. He arrived during a period of intense change in the housing and homelessness field and has been very active helping position ImmaCare for the future. He has been a resident of the City of Hartford for more than twenty years.