Alex Strieder, BPA
Alex Strieder is the Housing Specialist for the Homeless Leadership Board. Her experience includes property management of public and affordable housing, compliance, procurement, community development, case management, and advocacy. In the non-profit sector, she has volunteered at a variety of social service organizations to serve specific needs of the community. Prior to joining HLB, she worked as a Certified Public Housing Manager for the St. Petersburg Housing Authority. Alex holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Administration from the University of Central Florida.
Avery Slyker, Ph.D
Performance Improvement Manager
Avery Slyker is the Performance Improvement Manager for the Homeless Leadership Board. Her background is nonprofit management with experience in research, grant and contract management, project, organizational, and leadership development, along with grant writing. Prior to joining the HLB, Avery worked the University of South Florida’s Florida Covering Kids and Families program as project manager, overseeing outreach, navigation, and application assistance statewide for Florida KidCare and the Affordable Care Act. She has over sixteen years of experience administrating and managing social service programming; advocating on behalf of women, children, and families; marketing social services; and administering healthy client relations. Avery has a Ph.D. and MS in Nonprofit Management from Capella University and a BSW from the University of South Florida.