General Contact Information


Phone: 202.291.5535
Email: [email protected]
1322 Main Drive, NW

Abrams Hall
Washington, DC 20012

If you are a family currently experiencing homelessness – please contact the Virginia Williams Family Resource Center at 202.526.0017 to start the referral process for housing.

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Leadership Team

Phil Hecht, President & CEO [email protected]

Haribo Kamara Taylor, Chief Operating Officer [email protected]

Christina Peay, Chief Philanthropy & Communications Officer [email protected]

Lucho Vasquez, Chief Program Officer [email protected]

Corey Mendez, Deputy Chief Operating Officer [email protected]


Permanent Supportive Housing

Colby Johnson, Director of PSH  [email protected]

Rapid Rehousing & Youth Transitional Housing 

Jonikka Loften, Director of RRH & YTH [email protected]

Resident Services

Nkem Offor, Director of Resident Services [email protected]

Housing Services

Tjuan Stevenson-Woods, Director of Housing Services [email protected]

Fundraising and Communications

Sarah Jaleel, Senior Manager of Philanthropy & Communications [email protected]

Volunteering, Partnerships and Advocacy

Shahidah Abdul-Lateef, Community Engagement Manager [email protected]


You can also contact any staff member via email by using the formula: first initial of first name + last name

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