Dorothy Edwards is an Enrichment Services Coordinator at Housing Works of California. Formerly homeless, Dorothy is an advocate for those still suffering on the streets. Seeking policy change, Dorothy shares her story of lived expertise on a local, state, and federal stage. She is an inaugural graduate of the CSH “Speak Up!” Advocacy training program and also serves on the National Board of Directors for the Corporation for Supportive Housing, a Community Development Financial Institute. She has also been recognized as a Congressional Woman of the Year by California Representative Judy Chu, 27th Congressional District.