Debbie Anderson, LMSW

Debbie Anderson, LMSW

Senior Director, Hudson Valley Programs
  • Senior Director, Hudson Valley Programs

Ms. Anderson joined Community Housing Innovations in 2000, starting only with one program and four staff members. She is now the Senior Director of the Hudson Valley Programs and oversees 12 programs and over 40 staff. She has been pivotal in Community Housing Innovations expansion of services into the Hudson Valley and supportive housing programs. Ms. Anderson oversees more than 180 units of emergency housing in Westchester, Dutchess and Orange Counties, 42 units of supportive housing in Westchester, as well as the First Time Home Ownership Grant program, Foreclosure Prevention and Rental Assistance program(s).

Ms. Anderson joined Community Housing Innovations after working in NYC in supportive housing programs for people with disabilities, HIV/AIDS, and seniors for 10 years. Additionally, she was active with many advocacy coalitions including SHNNY, Medicaid Managed Care, ActUP and NASW.

Ms. Anderson holds a Master of Social Work degree from Columbia University. She is a NYS licensed Social Worker.