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William Brown
Passionate professional with a blend of experiences in social service, customer service, law enforcement, public speaking, and job readiness training. A goal-oriented published writer and skilled presenter with strong leadership skills.  An active and empathetic listener with a passion for social work who excels in client support and program development who is able to establish long-term, positive and fun relationships with clients, co-workers and outside resources.
  • Microsoft Outlook   
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Time Management
  • Public Safety and Security
  • Education and Training
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Crisis prevention intervention
  • Compassionate and active listener
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Service Orientation
Youth Development Counselor 12/2013 to Present
Inwood House
  • Oversee the intake process of new residents.
  • Instruct and Monitor 24 residents in the care of their infants to prevent injury and abuse.
  • Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures in residence.
  • Counsel individuals to help them understand and overcome personal, social, or behavioral problems affecting their educational or vocational situations.
  • Provide crisis intervention to residents.
  • Oversee, Monitor, and Record daily activities of residents.
  • Maintain accurate and confidential records.
  • Submit daily reports for review.
Probation Officer 03/2000 to 06/2013
NYC Department of Probation
  • Interviewed probationers to assess their needs, capabilities, and problems, to determine what services they required and formulated  a treatment plan.  
  • Managed a case load of 50-200 probationers at any given time.
  • Monitored probationers daily to evaluate their progress in accomplishing goals and maintaining the terms specified in their probation contracts.
  • Recommended remedial action or initiated court action in response to noncompliance.   
  • Testified in court and prepared court ordered reports.   
  • Administered random drug test of probationers to verify compliance with substance abuse treatment programs. 
  • Counseled individuals to help them understand and overcome personal, social, or behavioral problems affecting their educational or vocational situations.  
  • Provided crisis intervention.  
  • Provided information or referred individuals to public or private agencies or community services for assistance.  
  • Established and maintained relationships with community organizations.   
  • Planned and developed groups to meet the needs of teenagers on probation covering various topics including self-esteem, budgeting and dating etiquette and dating violence.   
  • Served as guest speaker for groups in other branches of the agency.
  • Coordinated services for events such as catering, facilities and decor.   
Workforce Development Coordinator 05/2012 to 05/2013
East River Development Corporation
  • Designed, planned, organized, and directed orientation and training programs for clients. 
  • Offered specific training programs to help clients obtain employment, maintain or improve job skills
  • Presented information using a variety of instructional techniques such as role playing, simulations, team exercises, group discussions, videos, or lectures.
  • Obtained, organized, or developed training procedure manuals, guides, or course materials, such as handouts or visual materials.
Field Interviewer 02/2012 to 01/2013
Field Interviewer Westat
  • Interacted daily with prospective participants in assigned areas to present information and explain research study.  
  • Pre-screened individuals for survey participation using computer.
  • Instructed participants in the use of the computer so that they could complete 45 minute to 1 hour surveys.
  • Issued money cards after completion of surveys to participants.
  • Compiled, recorded, and coded results or data from participants using automated system.
  • Kept daily records of participant interactions and mileage used recording details in computer.
MPA: Public Administration Metropolitan College of New York -
BA: Criminal Justice Public Administration John Jay College of Criminal Justice - New York, NY Criminal Justice Public Administration
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Previous Companies:

  • Inwood House
  • NYC Department of Probation
  • East River Development Corporation

Previous Job Positions:

  • Youth Development Counselor
  • Probation Officer
  • Workforce Development Coordinator
  • Field Interviewer


  • Metropolitan College of New York
  • John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Level of Education:

  • MPA
  • BA

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