At the UCF School of Public Administration, we are dedicated to providing a quality education to undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in pursuing careers in nonprofit management, urban and regional planning, research administration, emergency management, and public administration. We strive to create a brighter future for our students so that they, in turn, can better serve the community.
Lisa Portelli has been named as the Senior Advisor on Homelessness and Social Services to Mayor Buddy Dyer. In this role, Portelli supports the city’s housing-first strategy, which assists individuals in obtaining permanent housing and provides access to support services. Portelli has been an adjunct faculty member with the School of Public Administration since 2014.