Issue: May 11 – May 17, 2011
Inside this issue:
On Thursday, April 28, Mayor-Elect Rahm Emanuel appointed the leadership for the City’s social services. Evelyn Diaz was named Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Family & Support Services (DFSS), and John Pfeiffer was named 1st Deputy Commissioner, (the department’s number two position). This week’s StreetWise reviews their qualifications and discusses with them what they see as their greatest challenges as well as their vision for the future of social services in Chicago.