LMSW-Vice President, Hudson Valley Programs
Ms. Anderson joined Community Housing Innovations in 2000, starting only with one program and four staff members. She is now the Vice President of the Hudson Valley Programs and oversees 12 programs. She has been pivotal in Community Housing Innovations’ expansion into the Hudson Valley and creation of supportive housing programs in Westchester. Ms. Anderson oversees the development and ongoing operation of more than 660 units of emergency housing in NYC, Westchester, Dutchess and Orange Counties, and 62 units of supportive housing.
Ms. Anderson joined Community Housing Innovations after working in NYC 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.