Bertha Fountain

Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College
Field Instructor for PROVE (Project for Opportunity in Veterans Education)
2180 Third Avenue, New York, New York 10035
Ms. Fountain is a seasoned Social Worker who has had extensive experience in managing programs and providing direct services to individuals and families experiencing homelessness. This includes specialized homeless populations (children and youth, those with HIV/AIDS and veterans). Through her doctoral studies at the City University of New York, Ms. Fountain has transitioned to research studies in higher education. Her research and professional interest includes providing access to a college education for nontraditional college students (veterans and those who are homeless).