Lindy LaValley has joined the Boys and Girls Home of Alaska as the new director of operations and director of nursing.
LaValley, a registered nurse for more than 11 years, has worked in various roles caring for adolescents in the public school system and residential treatment facilities, including five years of directorship experience.
A native of Pittsburgh, Pa., LaValley relocated to Fairbanks from Lake Tahoe, Calif.
BGHA is a nonprofit residential treatment facility dedicated to helping children and adolescents. It has operated in Fairbanks since 2008.