Chief Executive Officer
Judith Dittman is the Chief Executive Officer of Second Story. She has been with the organization for 21 years. As Chief Executive Officer, she has used her background of almost 30 years in nonprofit management and advocacy to obtain more services for at-risk, abused, homeless and runaway youth including opening seven new programs in the last 12 years targeted to this population.
Judith has served on federal panels to develop standards for federally funded programs serving runaway, homeless and street youth and was a Greater Washington Nonprofit Roundtable Fellow. She has presented at numerous National Conferences on topics relevant to youth and young adults and serves on the Policy Advisory Committee for the National Network for Youth and the Co-Chair of the Successful Children and Youth Policy Team of Fairfax County, as a former Board Member for the Runaway and Homeless Youth Training and Technical Assistance Advisory Board, and a member of the Fairfax/Falls Church Behavioral Health Committee of the Community Services Board.