SONHP
Lena  Miller

Lena Miller, MSW

Adjunct Faculty

Lena Miller is the founder and co-Executive Director of the Hunters Point Family agency. The Hunters Point Family agency servers over 1000 high risk youth and young adults each year from a community based perspective that emphasizes the strengths and familial bonds of the community as a source of healing and inspiration. Ms. Miller is primarily responsible for development within the Hunters Point Family, growing the agency's seminal program, GIRLS 2000, from a tiny after-school girls program to a community development agency with over 4 program sites, 3 urban farms, and workforce development programs. Ms. Miller was raised in Bayview-Hunters Point and educated in San Francisco's public schools. Before founding the Hunters Point Family, she was a Special Assistant to the Mayor under Mayor Willie L. Brown Jr. in the Mayor's Office of Equity programs, where she helped to resolve issues and create opportunities for minority businesses in San Francisco.

Education

MSW, Administration and Planning, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

Courses Offered
  • Behavioral Health – Program Design & Evaluation