Dee Balliet

Dee Balliet

Program Officer

Washington, D.C. Office

Dee Balliet, previously of Columbus, Ohio, joins the staff of True Colors Fund after having served the last two years as an Executive Committee Member of the National Youth Forum on Homelessness. Dee comes with vast experience in healthcare and healthcare education; previously as an Adjunct Instructor, Outpatient Clinic Manager, and as a direct service provider to single adults experiencing homelessness. With these lenses, Dee approaches the work of ending LGBTQ+ youth homelessness with not only a lens of lived experience but also a holistic approach, understanding the structural and social determinants that must be addressed to end homelessness.

“If the wind will not serve, take the oars.” – Latin Proverb