Roya joined Habitat in February 2023. She worked as the AmeriCorps State Program Director with the Mental Health America of Greenville County. Prior to that, she managed the Coordinated Entry System for the United Housing Connections in Greenville and coordinated the efforts in the delivery of housing and services to individuals experiencing homelessness in the Upstate. She has over 12 years of experience working in the non-profit sector and is currently serving as an Advisory board member of AmeriCorps VISTA Council and as a member of the Board of Directors at ReGenesis Health Care in Spartanburg.
"Serving and volunteering for this community has always been a passion of mine. I am very humbled and excited to be a part of the exceptional team at Habitat for Humanity of Spartanburg, the leading provider of a secure and stable future for families in the community. You do not often come across a job opportunity that makes you feel good at the end of the day. It is a joyful and rewarding feeling to know that you have made a change in someone’s life and helped them overcome barriers and obstacles in their life."