Cynthia Adams, Associate Executive Director, has been employed with Covenant House Michigan for the past 19 years. When Covenant House was started in Michigan in 1997, she developed programming for the agency that started with Community Service Centers, an Outreach program and a Job Development Center. Ms. Adams also developed the current residential programs (Caritas Center and the Rights of Passage Transitional Living program). She strives to supervise and implement services that reflect the mission and vision of Covenant House. In addition, she oversees operations of the organization in the absence of the Executive Director.
Prior to coming to Covenant House Michigan, Ms. Adams was employed at Boysville of Michigan (now Holy Cross Children’s Services). While there she managed residential and detention programs for delinquent youth.
Ms. Adams has a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan and is licensed through the State of Michigan.
In addition, Ms. Adams is actively involved with her church, Word of Faith Christian Center, where she regularly volunteers with the Children’s Ministry.