Laura Rodgers, LCSW is Chief Program Officer for Jewish Family Service of Atlantic County (JFS). Ms. Rodgers holds a BS in Public Health and a Masters Degree in Social Work. She has over 20 years of experience providing counseling, mental health outreach, and housing services. Ms. Rodgers is the co-founder of the Garden State Leaders; a leadership training program of the APN and NJCEH for individuals who have direct experience with poverty and homelessness. Additional areas of Ms. Rodgers’ practice and professional focus include grief counseling and anti-poverty advocacy.