Avo Makdessian has/had a position (Director Education and Neighborhood Services) at City of San Jose

Title Director Education and Neighborhood Services
Start Date 1999-00-00
End Date 2006-00-00
Notes Director of Education and Neighborhood Services Company NameCity of San Jose Dates EmployedOct 1999 – Aug 2006 Employment Duration6 yrs 11 mos LocationSan Francisco Bay Area • Advised the Mayor on policies, programs, and budgets that affected early education, affordable housing, neighborhoods development and youth programs for the City of San Jose. • Updated and monitored the implementation of San Jose’s Early Care and Education Strategic Plan. • Mayor’s liaison to San Jose’s 19 school districts, 220 schools, childcare centers, after school sites, neighborhood associations, and local non-profits. • Mayor’s liaison to the San Jose Early Care and Education Commission and the Mayor’s Gang Prevention Task Force. • Recommended citywide funding allocations for San Jose Smart Start, San Jose Afterschool, BEST, CDBG, and Weed and Seed grants to local non-profits. • Worked with city staff and community members to implement large-scale, community-driven, Strong Neighborhoods Initiative. See less