Coordinated Entry System Manager
The Haven
Charlottesville VA UNITED STATES

Shayla Washington is the Coordinated Entry System Manager for The Haven, a day shelter in Charlottesville, Virginia. She manages a team of three Screening Specialists, who complete eligibility appointments for housing programs administered by The Haven; serves as the Built for Zero data lead for the continuum of care; and facilitates weekly CES meetings with a number of service providers in her community. Shayla has an extensive history in the non-profit sector and has worked in homelessness services since 2016. Shayla has lived experience, as well as a Bachelor of Arts in English from James Madison University, and a Master of Arts in Social Entrepreneurship and Change from Pepperdine University. In her spare time, Shayla enjoys hanging out with her family and two dogs, learning new ways to make data look cool, and watching Netflix.