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After more than 18 years of running Second Chance, a downtown-based human services agency, Scott Silverman has decided to leave the nonprofit world and embark on a path into the for-profit consulting arena.
Having served as the executive director of the organization he founded in 1993, Silverman is now looking to parlay his experiences with drug and alcohol dependency, as well as his track record working with the homeless, unemployed, underemployed and what he characterized as the most difficult sector of the population to serve, into an endeavor he said has the potential to affect systemic change in the nation’s criminal justice system.
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