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Ubax Hussan, social worker, alcohol and drug abuse counselor. Member American Public Health Association, National Association of Social Workers (board directors 1997-1998), National Association Alcohol Counselors, Amnesty International.

Background

Hussan, Ubax was born on July 14, 1964 in Mogadishu, Somalia. Came to the United States, 1974. Son of Abdirazak H. and Mullaho A. (Farah) Hussan.

Education

Student, Barnard College, 1987. Bachelor of Science, George Mason University, 1999.

Career

Housing caseworker Fountain House, Incorporated, New York York City, 1989-1991. Entitlement specialist Bowery Corporation, 1990-1991. Psychiatric specialist Volunteers of America, 1991.

Residential counselor City of Alexandria, Virginia, 1992-1994, case manager, 1994-1996, senior residential cousnelor, 1996-1999. Lead Promise fellow Connecticut Department Higher Education, Hartford, since 1999. Staff liaison Alexandria Commission on Disabilities, 1994-1996.

Membership

Member American Public Health Association, National Association of Social Workers (board directors 1997-1998), National Association Alcohol Counselors, Amnesty International.