City and County of San Francisco
Shelter Monitoring Committee
Cindy Ward Cindy is the Deputy Director of the Housing & Homeless Programs for the San Francisco Human Services Agency, overseeing city-funded programs that serve homeless families, including rental assistance and prevention programs, emergency shelter, childcare, transitional housing, supportive services, and permanent supportive housing. She is the Chair of the FEMA/EHAP Local Board, as well as a Board member of Jelani, Inc., a non-profit agency that provides residential substance abuse treatment for families. Previously, she had 17 years of experience in providing direct services to a wide range of populations, including battered women, teens in group homes, ex-offenders, addicted mothers and their children in residential treatment, and homeless families in emergency shelters. She graduated from the University of California at Davis with a degree in Women’s Studies.
Term Ends: November 23, 2008 Appointing Body: Mayor’s Office Seat 2: Member must be staff Human Services Agency staff
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