Director of Client Services: Travelers Aid Society of Greater New Orleans – Developed and Managed Day Shelter, Rapid Rehousing, Housing Navigation, Permanent Supportive Housing, Crisis Counseling, Employment, and Service Learning programs
Contracts Manager: UNITY of Greater New Orleans Managed grant agreements with approximately 25 projects including HUD CoC, HOPWA, and SAMHSA CABHI grants. Special focus on developing systems for special populations including youth, family, vulnerable, and IPV populations.
Co-Director: Bethany House Rochester, NY
Founder: Jukebox Farm - Affordable housing in a community-based, urban homestead setting. Participants have included veterans, people in recovery, artists, and people currently or formerly experiencing homelessness.
Training, Consulting, Strategic Planning
Hagar’s House – Restorative Practices and Trauma Informed Training and Facilitation
St. Thomas Catholic Worker - Restorative Justice Facilitation, Restorative Practices Training and Consultation, Strategic Planning Retreat
Trauma Resilience and Trauma Informed Care Training and Facilitation
Travelers Aid Society - Mental Health Crisis Response & Housing Navigation of Vulnerable Participants
St. Joseph’s House
Community Organizing and Community-Based Crisis Response
People’s Hurricane Relief - Canvassed shelters, hotels, FEMA trailers. Facilitated Trauma Resilience Circles. Convened city-wide housing town hall meeting. Provided media exposure that ended hotel evictions. Supported evacuees in developing ride-sharing collective. Created a coalition of evacuees, non-profits, governmental agencies, and media that resulted in bus lines to isolated FEMA trailers.