Melody Woosley

Director, Department of Human Services

City of San Antonio, Texas


Melody Woosley was appointed Director of the Department of Human Services on December 9, 2013. Ms. Woosley is responsible for the City’s Human Services programs including Head Start, senior services, family assistance, homeless coordination, child care subsidy program, and nonprofit agency funding. She has oversight of a $152 million budget and a personnel complement of over 340.

Prior to her appointment, Ms. Woosley served as Assistant Director of Human Services from 2008 to November, 2012. In this role, she oversaw the Head Start Division, Consolidated Funding, and the City’s investment in the Haven for Hope Campus partnership.

Ms. Woosley has over twenty years of experience with the City of San Antonio, where she has served in various positions before joining the Human Services leadership team.

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