Vice President, Residential & Juvenile Justice Services
Jonathan McLean joined SCO in September 2019. Jonathan manages group living for young mothers, LGBTQ youth, court involved youth, and youth with special needs or a behavioral health issue; evidence-based preventive services for adolescents and their families; supportive housing for young adults and special pilot projects.
Jonathan is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who comes to SCO Family of Services with over sixteen years of experience working with adults, children, and families in the New York child welfare and mental health systems. Prior to coming to SCO, Jonathan spent the past twelve years at the Jewish Board and held several leadership roles in the agency’s Children’s Residential and Preventive Services divisions.
Jonathan graduated from Adelphi University with a Bachelor’s degree in Social Welfare and earned his MSW from Hunter College School of Social Work.
children and teens through academic, after-school, summer and work readiness programs
of 12th graders in SCO's Family Foster Care program graduated high school, with 65% enrolled in post-secondary education