Meet Our Staff

As of August 2016, STRIVE DC integrated with Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington (SMGW). Part of this transition included retaining four STRIVE DC staff members. This included:

  • Leon A. Samuels, Jr., Deputy Director for Program
  • Deirdre Duffy, Retention Specialist
  • Chanel Payne, Employment Specialist
  • Derrick Cox, Case Manager

Click her for a complete staff listing, including contact and biographic information.