Verlina Velazquez-Millings, PhD.

Director of Programs

Verlina Velazquez-Millings joined the Gate House team as Program Director in October of 2017. Verlina has seventeen years of experience working in the human services field, and ten years of experience in leadership. Verlina holds a PhD in Multidisciplinary Human Services, and has focused her dissertation on client factors that have an impact on the completion rates in substance abuse treatment. Verlina is a woman in long term recovery, and has a great deal of compassion for working with the substance abuse population.