Julianna Stuart is POAH Communities’ Director of Community Impact. In this capacity, she manages the strategy and operations of the Outcomes Initiative, POAH’s portfolio-wide approach to investing in the residents that call POAH properties home. Julianna oversees the development and management of strategic programs and partnerships, as well as the ongoing learning, evaluation and performance of the initiative.
Julianna also manages POAH’s Family Self-Sufficiency program, the largest of its kind in the nation, which enables HUD-assisted families to build assets, increase their earned income and achieve personal and financial goals.
Prior to joining POAH Communities, Julianna managed a national project to demonstrate the impact of service-enriched rental housing among 13 members of the Stewards of Affordable Housing for the Future (SAHF) network. Julianna began her career as a resident service coordinator with The Community Builders on Chicago’s West Side.