Giovanna Pisani, Director, Mid-Fairfield Substance Abuse Coalition

Giovanna Pisani is the Regional Action Council leader representing the four towns of Norwalk, Westport, Weston and Wilton and focus on prevention education and wellness for youth.

Giovanna has worked in the field of Social Services for the last 10 years with several private and public agencies including the Department of Social Services.  More recently, Giovanna worked with Chapel Haven (New Haven) as a Life Skills Instructor.  She has had several internships including the Bridgeport Public School system, and various assisted living facilities.   Her experience includes agency coordination, identifying and assessing client eligibility for critical services and teaching problem solving skills.

Anthony DiLauro, Executive Director of the Human Services Council says, “Giovanna will be a great addition to our team.  I am certain she will be successful at coalition building and creating awareness of the critical role our agency plays in the prevention arena.”

Giovanna has a Master’s Degree in Social Work, a Bachelor’s of Science in Social Work and an Associate of Science in Criminal Justice.  Giovanna resides in Shelton.