Ambar Velazquez

Special Programs Manager

As the Special Programs Manager, Ms. Velazquez coordinates ONIC’s Asset-Building and Youth Programs, including pilots and grant-funded initiatives. With a diverse background within ONIC since 2014, including roles as a tutor, Special Projects Coordinator, and a Resident Services Coordinator, she is dedicated to empowering individuals and communities, so that each family can thrive. Ms. Velazquez holds a bachelor’s degree from New College of Florida, a master’s degree from the University of Denver, and is a HUD-certified Housing Counselor and trained financial coach.