Profiles in "Homelessness" Expertise Area

  • Ms. Adams is grounded by ten years of experience in homelessness program development, policy and evaluation at regional, statewide and national levels.
  • Ferguson's research focuses on the design, implementation, and evaluation of vocational interventions for homeless and disconnected youth that integrate employment and clinical services.
  • Richard's research is focused on using linguistic approaches to understand how trauma impacts service utilization for the unhoused. He seeks to establish ways service providers can better deliver trauma-informed services.
  • Shana Ellis, MPA, has 25+ years’ experience in non-profit management in homelessness, housing, aging, disabilities, fundraising, and incubation of new programs. She currently is Executive Director of ASU’s Action Nexus on Homelessness and Housing.