Tuere Frere

Director, Program Design

Twenty year constancy at Volunteers of America; Operated the first Safe Haven for Volunteers of America; Restructured a Homeless Reception Center to meet outcomes and measures not previously met; Implemented Medicaid billing licensing for an Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) program

in Staten Island and implemented new OMH standards; Implemented proposal response prior to announcement in preparation for a site relocation; Developed internal program procedures and sector procedures; Operated one of the first Veteran Safe Havens; created program model for Veteran Safe

Haven; implemented performance improvement initiatives to improve program and client services; created systems to improve accuracy and quality of programs’ data; perused grants and submitted proposals for over $50 million in total.