Miki McBride, Director of Operations
As Director of Operations for Solutions for Veterans, Miki McBride works with myriad different agencies, government entities, and other nonprofit organizations, as well as site management companies and outside contractors, to deliver safe, affordable, service-enriched housing to special populations. She has worked as a director in nonprofit administration for over twenty-five years, and for over ten years in the special housing and services arena. Ms. McBride is experienced in funding compliance and support service delivery, while addressing the particular needs of a diverse, special needs resident group. Her previous experience directing the joint ventures of two large international nonprofit associations has made Ms. McBride uniquely qualified at handling business relationships on multiple levels, directing staff internally and on project sites, interfacing with Boards and upper administration, locating and identifying resources in the community, and directing contractors from multiple industries. Ms. McBride received her Master of Divinity degree from Emory University’s Candler School of Theology, and her Bachelor of Arts from Mercer University Atlanta, where she majored in Philosophy, Psychology and Religion.
Chakita Brown-Rivers, Administrative Assistant
In her position as Administrative Assistant, Ms. Brown-Rivers handles all of the general operations of the office and coordinates most of the contact with property managers and staff for the various projects. Ms. Brown-Rivers brings significant experience to the organization particularly with property staff, vendors, and government offices and representatives.