Irene Agustin

Welcome Irene Agustin to the panel for Gateway to the Future! posted 10/08/15

Irene picture¬†Irene Agustin has spent most of her career working with homeless and at-risk individuals and families. Empowering individuals and families is at the heart of her personal and professional mission. After over 15 years in the nonprofit sector, she recently switched to the public sector and now serves as the Chief Program Manager for the Homeless Services Division at the City of St. Louis. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from Creighton University and Master’s in Social Work from Saint Louis University. We caught up with Irene to learn more about her activism in the St. Louis community!

This is an STL event. Where’d you go to high school?

Parkway South

What traits do you think are most important in a leader?

Being a good listener, empathetic and supportive. (more…)