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Mr. Jose Reyes

Jose ReyesChief Operating Officer


Jose Reyes is responsible for all DESC operational, tactical strategy and performance issues.  As Chief Operating Officer since the formation of the agency, he was a part of the senior leadership team that guided the transition to non-profit status and brings a wealth of experience operations management, quality assurance and information technology. During 2016, he has also served as Interim President and CEO.

Prior to joining DESC, Mr. Reyes previously spent nearly 10 years serving as Director of public sector solutions and Senior Consultant for Prism Solutions, assisting public sector and non-profit clients with strategies for change management and capacity building.  He has also served as Quality Assurance Director for Detroit Healthcare Career Center, and Chief Information Officer for Detroit-Wayne County Community Mental Health Agency.

A native born Detroiter, Mr. Reyes holds a Bachelors (Sociology) and Masters (Social Work) from the University of Michigan, and has also studied at the University of Detroit Law School.