Steven Adams, HIAS Pennsylvania’s Housing Case Manager, is originally from Philly but primarily grew up in Puerto Rico. In 2013 he graduated with a degree in History from the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, and in 2019 received an MA in Spanish from Portland State University. Before working at HIAS PA, Steven worked several roles including Residential Advocate and Shelter Supervisor, and as a Case Manager with Transition Projects in Portland. Additionally, he worked as a Spanish Instructor at Portland State. Outside of work Steven enjoys making music, reading and walking aimlessly around the city.