by Alexandra E. Bodie November/13/2015
What do you love about Cleveland – are you originally from the area?
I love Cleveland because it is a hardworking blue collar town. And the city itself is rich with culture. I’m from the area myself and grew up maybe 10 minutes from the NHS of Greater Cleveland offices.
What are your main priorities as a member of the NHS of Greater Cleveland Staff?
Looking for ways to promote the organization through community outreach and to provide comprehensive financial education to those we serve.
Home is…important to the community and families.
Why were you interested in becoming a part of Neighborhood Housing Services of Greater Cleveland?
I was familiar with the organization and its reputation. I knew the type of diversity that I could provide to the organization and wanted to get on board. I was excited to learn more about community and program development.
What is your role, and what are your focuses?
My role as a Financial Capability counselor is to provide holistic counseling sessions to clients that we (Fincap Team) meet with on the day to day basis.
What is one of your greatest accomplishments?
I’m still working on my greatest accomplishment. I like to set the bar very high.
In your free time, what do you most enjoy doing?
Spending time with my family.
Why does home matter to you?
Because diversity and sustainability are very important within communities.
If there’s one thing you could pick, what do you wish more people knew about NHS of Greater Cleveland?
As organization we provide financial counseling sessions.