Q. Francis
Quamid Francis | City Year New York

City Year New York

City Year New York has selected Quamid Francis to be its new Executive Director, effective in late January 2022.

Before taking on this role at City Year New York, Quamid was the Deputy Commissioner, Chief of Staff, and Chief Diversity Officer at the New York City Department of Veterans’ Services (DVS). During his time at DVS, he oversaw agencywide programs, operations, strategic partnerships, and legislative affairs. He is also a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and a recipient of the Presidential Award for Community Service.

Quamid holds an MPA in International Policy and Management from New York University and a Bachelor of Science in Public Affairs and Management from Baruch College. He also earned a “Leading with Finance” certificate from Harvard Business School.

Katie Rockman led this search with Caitlin Barrett.

Read the full announcement from City Year here.