Staff Profile – Patti Szenczi, Office Manager

Patti Szenczi has recently joined the Mercer Alliance to End Homelessness team. She is working to provide quality comprehensive support for the Alliance. Her responsibilities include accounts receivable and payable, payroll, grant reporting, document preparation for board meetings and day to day office functions.

Patti joins the Alliance with some non-profit experience and over 27 years of government experience. Her non-profit experience includes assisting with support and planning of the agency fundraiser, preparation for the agency’s Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facility accreditation and preparing documentation for successful state licensure for residential group homes. Her government experience was gained while working as a senior administrative analyst for the County of Mercer. For over 15 years she worked for the County Administrator and was the liaison to the Board of Chosen Freeholders for the administration. She reviewed, coordinated and ensured all contracts from the administration were in compliance with New Jersey Statutes. She coordinated the annual Daffodil Days with the American Cancer Society for Mercer County. Her last 7 years were spent in the Mercer County Department of Human Services. Her responsibilities included monitoring over 19 million dollar budgetary expenditures, coordinating personnel actions, maintaining board and commission appointments, chairing the human services newsletter committee and being the training liaison for the Human Services Department with the Human Resources Development Institute. Ms. Szenczi attended the State of New Jersey Human Resources Development Institute where she obtained over 15 personnel, management and supervisor certifications. She has an associate degree in Business from Mercer County Community College.