Oct 18, 2022
Rebecca Van Der Groef
Hoffman Homes for Youth - Providing hope and a future to youth/young adults and their families

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The Hoffman Homes for Youth (HHY) Board of Directors named Rebecca G. Van der Groef as the next CEO & President of Hoffman Homes, Inc. With over 23 years of service at HHY, Becky has held several positions including Mental Health Worker, Psychotherapist, Assistant Director of Residential Services, Director of Residential Services, Vice President of Clinical & Residential Programs, and most recently, Interim CEO. Over the past few years, Becky worked closely with the previous Hoffman Homes CEO. She also collaborated extensively with the leadership team to spearhead the research and development of several new HHY programs. She is a Licensed Social Worker in Pennsylvania and holds a Bachelor of Social Work from Shippensburg University as well as a Master of Social Work from Temple University. Her professionalism, experience as a leader, and time spent with HHY allow her a powerful understanding of the complexities the organization faces. Becky has held or currently holds positions within several regulatory and advocacy-based organizations, including Board Member for Rehabilitation and Community Providers Association (RCPA); Vice-Chair for Pennsylvania Council of Children, Youth, and Families (PCCYFS); Member of the Office of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services (OMHSAS) Planning Committee; Participant on the Shippensburg Advisory Board; Participant on the central region Workforce Development Taskforce. She has also worked alongside other providers and the Office of Children, Youth, and Families to develop policy clarification regarding mandated reporting of suspected child abuse.