Casey Adamson Cover Letter 2-12
To Whom It May Concern:
I am applying for the Operations Coordinator position. My previous experience, education, and background will make me a great candidate for this position. I have been involved with social work, human services, and program management for several years. Previously, I worked for a Goodwill Industries and Hawaii DHS to aid welfare recipients to maintain their benefits, increase their income, and provide referrals. I currently work as a program supervisor for the Supportive Services for Veteran Families program. As a supervisor, I manage several staff members and provide weekly supervision. Many of my other duties include developing training , managing a $2.65 million annual budget, and overseeing grant requirements. In addition, I have an important role in the development and implementation of program policy and procedures and CARF amendments/accreditation. I am involved in other community projects including the Coordinated Entry System and the San Diego Veterans Coalition. I attend community meeting and events, representing the SSVF program and VVSD. I give occasional presentations on the agency and specific programs to other providers. Also, I am one of the local leads for HOPE (SOAR) San Diego which identifies homeless individuals who are in need of SSI/SSDI benefits.
I obtained a MS in Psychology in 2013 from Nova Southeastern University. Currently, I am working towards a Psy.D. from California Southern University. I am intimately familiar with the military lifestyle as my spouse has been active duty since 2005. Helping military and veteran families is my passion.
Attached is my CV for additional information on my experience. Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to having the opportunity to meet with you.
Casey Adamson, MS