Alan is a founding member of Laramie Foster Closet and is originally from Florida, born in Miami, and raised in Palm Beach County. Alan has been a licensed foster parent for five years. His passion for kids in foster care stems from his original licensing entity, Place of Hope, in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. As a foster dad, he believes all kids deserve a loving home and a bed to sleep in every night. He strives to serve foster parents because he believes they are a unique group of people that are selfless. Alan loves to meet foster families at Laramie Foster Closet and is committed to creating a community of support around these families.