Staff Spotlight: Anthony Harris
Anthony’s prior experience includes working with the Department of Health shelter system, with the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) as a project manage manager for work site wellness, and serving as a social worker with correctional health services for those with mental health needs at Rikers Island.
We caught up with Anthony to find out what drew him to BFL’s mission.
BFL: What drew you to apply for a position at Barrier Free Living?
Anthony: I was looking to work with an agency that provided service, real impact and promoted change for the people served. Barrier Free Living is doing that and more.
BFL: What most inspires you about the work BFL does and/or its mission?
Anthony: I’m inspired by the way challenges are met with real solutions for change and the staff are committed to the mission.
BFL: What do you hope to accomplish in your new position?
Anthony: I will share my experiences, expertise and skills to assist the aims of the organization while promoting the welfare of those we serve.
BFL: What do you enjoy doing outside of work?
Anthony: I like to explore through travel, photography and curate spaces for others to connect socially.