Perry Huff Jr., MSW, LICSW (he/him) – Permanency Specialist
Perry joined Ampersand Families in 2015. He earned his MSW from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, his MPA from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, and a BA in Urban & Public Affairs from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Perry has spent years working with youth and families in various capacities such as in schools, residential treatment centers, after school programs, and tutoring centers to name a few. Prior to joining Ampersand Families, Perry did social work in a high school and in a level three elementary school.
Perry is continually motivated to help in the process of restoring and strengthening belonging, dignity and hope through permanency work alongside the youth and families that Ampersand Families serves.
When Perry is not at work, he enjoys keeping up with sports (basketball, boxing, football, etc.), hanging out at the lakes, working out, staying up to date on the news (thanks to Huffington Post and NPR), and finding cool restaurants around the Twin Cities.