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Great City, Great Service

On Wednesday, October 23, Department of Homeless Services (DHS) Commissioner Michele Ovesey joined Mayor Bloomberg and other City Commissioners in celebrating Customer Service Week — the City’s annual recognition of the customer service professionals who serve the City every day.  Commissioner Ovesey was proud to be on hand as DHS employee Kalen Mena, a member of the agency’s Prevention, Policy and Planning Division, received a Mayor’s Excellence in Customer Service Award. Stationed at Bronx Housing court, Kalen was commended for her excellent work in linking households to Homebase prevention and anti-eviction services. DHS will hold a special luncheon on Friday, November 8 to thank Kalen and other DHS customer service awardees. They include:

David Mohanan (Administration)
David Cohen (Adult Services)
Chris Schmidt (Executive)
Jeanette Rodriguez (Family Services)
Carlos Furr (Fiscal)
James Green (FMD)
Ben Ho (OIT)
Elisa Brewi (Legal)
Fernando Miranda (Security)

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