Academy Staff

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Elise Tosatti, MUP

Program Director

Elise Tosatti works to build workforce and systems capacity for integrated, community-based behavioral health and social services. As the Academy’s Director, Elise oversees the Academy’s strategy, program development, implementation, and budget. Prior to joining CUNY SPS, Elise managed the implementation of Connections to Care (C2C), an NYC initiative that partnered community organizations and behavioral health providers to advance culturally responsive care in community settings. Elise has 15+ years of experience in the NYC nonprofit sector, including City government, harm reduction, and supportive housing. She is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT). Elise holds a Master of Urban Planning from Hunter College.