Proven to deliver results
National expert on homelessness
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HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan said, "Barbara has been a fearless and lifelong advocate for people experiencing homelessness. She has made us all stand up and be accountable for ensuring that no one in our country has to sleep on the street." WHITE HOUSE EVENT HONORS BARBARA POPPE
In a 2014 report, the GAO cites Barbara's work at USICH as example of success in collaboration. See MANAGING FOR RESULTS: Implementation Approaches Used to Enhance Collaboration in Interagency Groups.
“Barbara’s leadership and coordination of multiple departments and agencies has been critical in our ongoing fight to end homelessness,” said Cecilia Muñoz, Director of the White House Domestic Policy Council. “She has helped prove that we can solve difficult social challenges when the federal government partners with local leaders.” Barbara Poppe to Step Down from USICH