Jerri began her work with Swords to Plowshares in 2012. Originally hired as a Case Manager at the San Francisco Service Center, she transitioned to the Housing Unit as the Program Manager for De Montfort. After two years at De Montfort, she served as Assistant Director for Residential Programs. She was recently promoted to her current position as Clinical Director for Residential Programs.
A visual artist and poet, Jerri was also a professional theatre artist for many years before returning to school to study psychology. Jerri holds a master’s degree in counseling psychology with an emphasis in expressive arts therapy from California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco. She is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and maintains a small private practice.