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Erika Jones-Haskins

Director of Policy Initiatives, U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness

Erika is the Director for Policy Initiatives at the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH). Prior to joining USICH, she served as the Program Manager at the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Service’s Individual and Family Support Program. She has more than 20 years of experience working in human services, housing, program design, and evaluation. Her prior experiences include serving as the Special Needs Housing Officer for Virginia Housing and working for Richmond, Virginia Continuum of Care as the Director of Program Initiatives. Erika has a M.S.W. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a B.A. in Government from the University of Virginia.