Chief of Staff, Consolidated Human Services Agency, Mecklenburg County, N.C.
Robert Nesbit is the Chief of Staff for Mecklenburg County’s Consolidated Human Services Agency, which includes the departments of Public Health, Social Services, Community Support Services and Community Resources. Across these departments, the CHSA has approximately 2400 employees and an annual budget of $300 million. As Chief of Staff, Robert collaborates with the Deputy County Manager and health and human services leadership on strategic priorities, integrating workstreams, managing communication and leading special projects. Prior to serving as Chief of Staff, he worked in homelessness and housing services for nearly a decade, helping launch two Housing First programs in Mecklenburg County for people experiencing chronic homelessness.