Blase Bova (pronounced Blāze) has been named the new Executive Director of the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County. Mr. Bova comes from Arizona, where he was the Director of Programs at the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Phoenix, the largest St. Vincent de Paul Society Council in the United States. There, he worked for 15 years obtaining skills in the areas of program development, fund raising, web and social media, job training and case management.
Mr. Bova has a bachelor's degree in Psychology and a Master's degree in Sociology, both from the University of Missouri. He is fluent in English and Spanish. His wife Gabriela also has worked with the St. Vincent de Paul Society. They have one 17 year old son, Andres.
Mr. Bova replaces Steven R. Boyer of Novato, who retired from the Society after 16 years of service.
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