Dr. Va Lecia Adams Kellum joined St. Joseph Center in 2008 as President and CEO. Under her leadership, the agency has tripled its staff and broadened its geographic reach, becoming a recognized leader in homeless services throughout LA County.Dr. Adams Kellum holds a gubernatorial appointment to the California Department of Housing and Community Development’s No Place Like Home Program Advisory Committee. She also served on and continues to support the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority Ad Hoc Committee on Black People Experiencing Homelessness, as well as the National Alliance to End Homelessness’ Race Equity Network. She currently sits on the Housing California Board, Policy Lab Advisory Board, and the Board of Trustees for MSMU. Born and raised in Southern California, Dr. Adams Kellum graduated with a B.A. from the University of Southern California and earned an M.A. from Ball State University before completing her Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology at Stanford University.
9:15 AM–10:30 AM Jul 26, 2022 (US - Eastern)