Habitat for Humanity of Broward has named Marcia Barry-Smith the new Director of Community Outreach and Program Services. Barry-Smith’s background includes over 30 years of banking experience, serving as Senior Vice President of BankAtlantic and President & CEO of MBS Consulting Services.
“We are thrilled to have the benefit of Marcia Barry-Smith’s knowledge and influence,” said Nancy Robin, Habitat Broward’s CEO & Executive Director. “She will be instrumental in fostering partnerships and creating an infrastructure that will allow us to help more at a time when the need has never been greater.”
Additionally, Barry-Smith has placed over 120 formerly homeless families into homeownership through her nationally acclaimed program Homeless to Homeowner (H2H).
Among her many achievements, she has received the 2014 Mental Health Association EPIC Award and the 2012 Community Activist by the Broward Black Elected Officials.
Habitat for Humanity of Broward
Habitat for Humanity of Broward brings people together to build homes, communities and hope. Habitat Broward offers a “hand up” not a “hand out” to low to very low-income families who are unable to qualify for conventional financing but are willing to work hard to improve their family’s lives.
For more information about Habitat for Humanity of Broward call (954) 396-3030 or visit www.habitatbroward.org.