Delese Harvey is currently serving as the Deputy Director at the Disabled Veterans National Foundation. Ms. Harvey graduated from The University of Maryland University College in with a Master of Science in Nonprofit Management. Ms. Harvey has spent the last 18 years of her career working in the non profit sector. During this time she has worked to develop and implement programming to support the growth and development of children and families, at risk populations including veterans, formerly incarcerated persons, individuals with a history of homelessness and substance abuse and those seeking to secure economic security. She has dedicated her time to supporting the most vulnerable communities in the Washington, D.C. area, specifically Ward 8, and she is excited to join the Board of the Coalition for the Homeless.