National Alliance to End Homelessness
Director, Center for Capacity Building
Kristi Schulenberg, Director of the Center for Capacity Building, oversees the Capacity Building team’s efforts to help communities implement solutions to end homelessness by providing training, technical assistance, and tools to providers and public agencies nationwide. Prior to her role as Director, Kristi served as a Senior Technical Assistance Specialist at the Alliance, where she developed and delivered training and technical assistance including re-designing emergency shelter, diversion, rapid rehousing, system performance measures, and building capacity for coordinated crisis response systems. Immediately prior to joining the Alliance, Kristi served as the Staff Attorney at the Neighborhood Legal Services Program in DC, where she provided legal services to veterans experiencing homelessness or at-risk of homelessness. From 2014 to 2016, Kristi served as the Deputy Director, Federal Programs and as a Staff Attorney at HomeBase, a national nonprofit public interest law firm dedicated to combating and ending homelessness. She holds a B.A. from the University of Dayton, and a J.D. from Golden Gate University School of Law.