10/20 Shane Rock, Execuve Director of Interfaith Works – Update on the Family Independence Project
About Interfaith Works Administrave Oﬃces – next to Rockville United Methodist Church 114 West Montgomery Ave., Rockville, MD 20850; 301.762.8682 Interfaith Works, founded in 1972, is a 501(c)(3) nonproﬁt agency and a non-sectarian interfaith coalion of more than 165 aﬃliated congregaons of diverse faiths, working together to meet the needs of the poor and homeless in Montgomery County, Md.
Chief Execuve Oﬃcer Shane Rock joined Interfaith Works following an extensive career in the nonproﬁt, social service and advocacy worlds. Aer graduang from law school, he became execuve director of Good Neighbor Mission, a homeless shelter in rural Tennessee helping people living in extreme poverty. In the two decades that have followed, Shane’s career has encompassed a range of social jusce concerns while remaining focused on helping people who lack economic opportunity. Most recently, Shane was director of operaons for senior services for the Jewish Social Services Agency in Rockville. He has a bachelor of arts degree in government and philosophy from Oberlin College and a J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School.