LMI was founded in 1998 by Mr. Alexander - aka "Mr A.".
He saw the need for families to become more realistic and diversified in their approach to life and the constant changes that can and will occur during their lifetime.
Mr. Alexander is originally from Port Arthur, Texas, and resides with his family in Houston, Texas. Given up for adoption before he was born he grew up in a in a foster home and lived with his adoptive parents. His parents passed away early in his life and he struggled to survive and put himself through high school and college.
He has degrees in Criminal Justice and Paralegal Technolgy and taught and counseled "High Risk and At Risk Youth" for eight (8) years. He is a certified Crime Prevention Specialist and is trained in Conflict Resolution Management. He was formerly a consultant for Housing and Urban Development in the areas of Crime Prevention, Organizational Management and has over 20 years of experience working with "High at Risk" youth and families.
He is an expert in developing, implementing and establishing start up programs and special projects. He implemented, developed and established the Housing Authority of the City of Houston, Families for Drug Free Program. This program was recognized by former HUD Director Jack Kemp as the most innovative program in the country. He has worked with Federal, State and Local political officials in developing, implementing and establishing varoius programs, special projects and community awareness campaigns.
He has attended strategy meetings with the Houston Police Department and various other law enforcement agencies, social and health care agencies with dealing with anti-gang activity.He is the Co-Founder of the Houston Midnight Basketball League http://midnight-basketball.tripod.com/ . He is also a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He has helped hundreds if not thousands of people better their lives. He has personally over the years paid or provided needed funds to individuals and families from his personal finances to either keep them in or attend school and in doing so has kept kept families together. He has has served and been advocate for over twenty years. He also has extensive training in the area of non-violent conflict resolution.
"Mr. Alexander is dedicated to helping people become successful by making them aware their true potential."