Project Manager, Reaching Home Campaign
Carline Charmelus joined the Partnership for Strong Communities in February 2015 as a Policy Analyst. She is responsible for analyzing and synthesizing data and information about local, state and federal housing policy issues. In this role, she focuses most of her time on the Reaching Home Campaign and provides support to various workgroups and committees organized by the Partnership.
As a graduate student, Carline interned as a Public Policy Planner for the Access Community Action Agency, where she completed a community needs and assets assessment and worked to mobilize community stakeholders. Prior to joining the Partnership, Carline worked as an Access to Care Specialist for the United Community and Family Services and assisted individuals and families to apply for health insurance through the Access Health CT exchange.
Carline graduated with a B.S. in Psychology and a B.A. in Political Science with High Distinction from Eastern Connecticut State University. She has a Master in Public Administration as well as a Certificate in Nonprofit Management and a Certificate in Survey Research from the University of Connecticut Department of Public Policy.