Thao Costis, President and CEO of SEARCH Homeless Services, will give a brief presentation on the state of homelessness, followed by informal conversation and a Q&A session.
Coffee, tea, and refreshments will be provided.
ABOUT THAO COSTIS:
Thao Costis is President and CEO of SEARCH Homeless Services, a leading Houston agency helping people move from the streets, into jobs, and safe, stable housing. She has been with the agency since 1995, serving in various capacities including as Development Director and Executive Vice President before taking on her current position as President & CEO in 2007. During her more than 20-year tenure, she’s focused on how SEARCH can best help people who are homeless transform their lives and change how the community addresses this problem. Prior to SEARCH, Thao worked at the Coalition for the Homeless of Houston/Harris County where she brought together 150 not-for-profit agencies to coordinate their efforts. Thao has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Texas and an MBA from the University of Houston.