Angela McIver, Board Secretary and Chief Executive Officer
Angela joined the Fair Housing Rights Center in Southeastern Pennsylvania as Executive Director in November 2007. She has over 16 years of human service experience and specializes in developing institutional and organizational networking, community partnerships, and coalitions affecting adults and youths (including the provision of counseling, related support networks, performance analysis, and training). Her former professional roles include: Executive Director of Enough Is Enough, Inc, a mentoring initiative under the auspices of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers – Local 98; Court Administrative Officer III (Resource Coordinator) for the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas Pretrial Services Division; Administrator for the School District of Philadelphia Office Secondary Education; and Case Manager and Counselor in behavioral healthcare settings at earlier times in her career.
Angela volunteers with several community organizations and will advocate or serve as a broker of human services for anyone who expresses the need. Formerly, she served on the Philadelphia Forensic Task Force and the Philadelphia Ex-Offenders Task Force. Currently, she serves as Vice-Chairperson to the Montgomery County Advisory Council to the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission, the Health Committee for City Lights, the Executive Committee for the Black Male Development Symposium, PA Health Department Certified Instructor for Alcohol and Highway Safety School, and Co-Founder of Women Cultivating Women, which serves to strengthen intergenerational relationships among women and empower women and girls from various socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds on social and gender specific issues.
Previously, Angela produced and then hosted a segment on the talk show Dialogues on 900 AM WURD. At WURD she explored an array of social policy as well as arts/culture/entertainment topics with a variety of actors, athletes, authors, administrators, educators, filmmakers, politicians, and devout listeners. She also produced the two-time award winning independent film, Life Isn’t Fair.
Angela earned a Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Science from Pennsylvania State University as well as a Master of Social Services and a Master of Law and Social Policy from Bryn Mawr College.
Carolyn Moseley, Testing Coordinator
Ms. Moseley, a seasoned housing professional with over 30 years of combined experience in housing program administration, housing and community development, real estate sales and underwriting, has been employed with Fair Housing Rights Center for 1 year where she coordinates investigations of housing transactions to determine the presence of discriminatory practices against persons protected under the Federal Fair Housing Action of 1968. Ms. Moseley is a graduate of Cheney State College where she earned her BA in Urban Affairs along with other certifications from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development and the National Fair Housing Alliance.
Shanise Williams, Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer
Shanise Williams is a graduate of Saint Joseph’s University with a degree in English and Communications Studies. Shanise has a passion for service and community development. As a native of Philadelphia she is dedicated to giving back to her community. After completing her undergraduate degree at Saint Joseph’s University she served as an AmeriCorps VISTA for two years and focused on housing and resident engagement at the Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity and the People’s Emergency Center. Shanise was able to expand her skill and increase her passion for public service. She is early in her career but is dedicated to furthering and supporting fair housing rights and protections.