Kally Canfield

  • Loves: Local problem solving
  • Hates: Red tape
  • Super Power: Creative Brainstormer

Kally Canfield

Systems Transformation Advisor

Kally is the Systems Transformation Advisor (AKA Transformer) for Charlotte, NC and Washington, DC. Kally helps manage the project plans developed by the teams in both large cities, providing support to build and improve their systems in order to reach the goal of ending Veteran homelessness. Kally has a BA in Sociology with a minor in Social Work. She is currently persuing her MBA with a nonprofit management concentration, expecting to graduate in the spring of 2020. Kally has been working in social services since 2001 and has held a variety of direct service positions, including PSH case management. Kally has nearly 10 years of experience in leadership roles, most recently coming from a Division Director position of a SSVF program in Washington DC. She grew this nationally recognized program through her strong leadership skills and grew it from being a team of 1 to most recently a team of 28, making it the largest SSVF program in the DC metro region. Kally is very involved in community leadership groups working to end homelessness and has served as the co-chair for the DC-ICH Veterans NOW! workgroup.