Endrias Afework has 20 plus years of experience working with at-risk youth in different capacities. Prior to MCCH, Endrias worked as a Program Director for community-based youth services at Family Services, Inc. in Gaithersburg. For more than 10 years, Endrias was the Program Director for Family Services’ GUIDE program at a therapeutic group home in Prince George’s County, MD. Endrias has also worked in conjunction with several state agencies to address the needs of the youth served. He holds his B.S. in Management from Salve Regina University and has extensive professional development training in the areas of at-risk youth, prevention, early intervention, crisis management, youth development and program management.