David Forte

Senior Consultant

David is a Senior Consultant at Focus Strategies where he manages and contributes to consulting and technical assistance projects working to improve communities’ efforts to end homelessness. His expertise includes program design and evaluation, data analysis and visualization, and affordable housing and homelessness policy. Prior to joining Focus Strategies, David was Lead Impact and Evaluation Manager at the King County Housing Authority where he led research, evaluation, and analytic projects supporting homeless housing, Housing Choice Voucher, and other social impact programs. Before his time at the Housing Authority, he served as a Research Associate at Harvard Business School, as well as in program evaluation and fund development roles with nonprofit organizations in Seattle, WA and Boston, MA. David holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Washington’s Evans School of Public Policy and Governance and a Bachelor’s degree in International Studies from Texas A&M University.