(International), Board Chair, Center for Social Capital, USA
Cary Griffin is the former President & CEO of Griffin-Hammis Associates, a full service consultancy specializing in building communities of economic cooperation, creating high performance organizations, and focusing on disability and employment. He is also past Co-Director of the U.S. Dept. of Labor’s National Self Employment Technical Assistance, Resources and Training project with Virginia Commonwealth University, and is one of only a handful of Subject Matter Experts hired by the U.S. Dept. of Labor to help implement Employment First nationally.
Cary maintains a strong relationship with the Rural Institute at the University of Montana, where he served as Director of Adult Community Services & Supports. He is the former Executive Director of the Region VIII CRP-RCEP at the Center for Technical Assistance & Training (CTAT), which he founded at the University of Northern Colorado in 1989. Prior to this Cary served as Director of an adult rehabilitation program in Southern Colorado.
He has extensive experience providing rehabilitation services and technical assistance in minority, rural, inner city and economically depressed communities. Cary has also designed and directed major systems change projects.