Nate French

Nate French

Portfolio Lead, Built for Zero

As a Portfolio Lead for Community Solutions, Nate works directly with communities to build and improve systems to end homelessness. He manages Built for Zero's Breakthrough Collaboratives portfolio, where he works intensively with local partners to push towards the goal of ending veteran and chronic homelessness using data-driven interventions. Nate comes to Community Solutions from the grassroots work in Los Angeles to build a coordinated entry system. Through his first hand experience he believes that our greatest hope in solving our most pressing complex social problems is through empowering local communities to create unique solutions and take collective action.