She joined Consumer Action in December 2007. Perrott, based in the San Francisco office, coordinates the planning of Consumer Action’s educational events around the country, runs the mini-grant program and takes the lead on our evaluations.
Prior to her position with Consumer Action, Perrott worked for a nonprofit fair housing counseling agency as a Compliance and Outreach Coordinator and Grant Developer. Perrott also worked for a number of years as both a Housing Specialist and Eligibility/Section 8 Supervisor for the Housing Authority County of Alameda and the City of Benicia Housing Authority.
She started her early career as a Research Assistant with the University of California at Berkeley working in both the Campus Planning and Housing Development Services departments. As a Research Assistant, Perrott organized meetings to engage student groups in the University’s Long Range Development Plan Environmental Impact Report process. She has also worked with a quasi government and private firm on various planning issues, including transportation coordination and subdivision development. She is currently serving as a board member for Haven Neighborhood Services.
Perrott holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Berkeley and certificates of completion in Section 8 Rent Calculation and Eligibility from Nan McKay & Associates.