Growing from a handful of employees in 1966 to a staff of more than 300 today, the Office of Human Affairs serves over 6,000 citizens annually and specializes in providing innovative solutions that help low-income families and the working poor become economic self-sufficient. We invite you to contact one of our dedicated full-time and part-time staff for assistance.

Administrative Offices,
Children's Services,
Community Services & Development
Housing      
Services
Head Start &
Early Head Start
2410 Wickham Avenue
Newport News, VA 23607 
(757) 247-0379
392 Maple Avenue
Newport News, VA 23607
(757) 247-6747
610 Hampton Avenue
Newport News, VA  23607
(757) 246-9170
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OHA Officers
Bagley, Angela Resource Mother (757)247-0379 ext 321

Braxton, Wendell Executive Director (757)247-0379 ext 323


Buchanan, Dorothy Comprehensive Housing Counselor (757)643-4086


Campbell, Madige Project Discovery Assistant (757)247-0379 ext 326

Carter, Carolyn Emergency Services Outreach Specialist (757) 244-6121


Dawkins, Cherise Office Assistant/Receptionist (757)247-0379 ext 301


Dunlap, Chanda Resource Mother (757)247-0379 ext 322

Ellis, Marsha Secretary/Housing Services (757)247-6747

Farrish, Glenn Senior Services Coordinator
(757)244-4111

Futrell, Patricia Work Experience Coordinator (757)926-6093

George, Anthony Supportive Services for Veteran Families Case Manager (757)247-0379 ext 316

Grant, Michele Director of Community Services & Development (757)247-0379 ext 332

Hagwood, Aretha Disbursements Bookkeeper (757)247-0379 ext 304

Hayspell, Brenda Education Specialist (757)246-9170

Jackson, Marshal Supportive Services for Veteran Families Coordinator (757)247-0379 ext 320

Jones, Terri Payroll Specialist (757)247-0379 ext 311

King, Jacqueline Supportive Services for Veteran Families Case Manager (757)247-0379 ext 303

Lambert, Audrea Chief Financial Officer (757)247-0379 ext 307

Miller, Hermelinda Director of Children's Services (757)247-0379 ext 306

Moore, Carolyn Virginia CARES Intake Specialist (757)247-0379 ext 305 or 928-3204

Null, Nancy Director of Head Start/Early Head Start (757)246-9170

Pearson, Gloria
Human Resources Coodinator
(757)247-0379 ext 315

Peoples, Angela Emergency Services Coordinator (757)244-6121

Russell, Aletha Administrative Secretary (757)247-0379 ext 323

Russell, Carolyn Accountant
(757)247-0379 ext 310

Scheett, Donna
Payroll Specialist
(757)247-0379 ext 311

Shannon, Lisha Deputy Director (757)247-0379 ext 325

Shirley, Carl Director of Planning (757)247-0379 ext 328

Shirley, Leila Children Services Program Specialist (757)247-0379 ext 327

Slade, Emmagene Director of Housing Services (757)244-7547

Spencer, Stephanie Resource Mother (757)247-0379 ext 319

Terry, Rosa Fair Housing Counselor (757)643-4085

Woodard, LaKisha Human Resources Coordinator (757)247-0379 ext 330