Assistant Director of Housing Services
Kristie Reisig is currently serving as the Assistant Director of Housing Services for Veterans Services of the Carolinas with ABCCM. A native of Asheville, Kristie has over twenty years of social work experience in western North Carolina. Kristie completed her Master’s Degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill while working for the Buncombe County Department of Social Services. During her time at Buncombe County DSS she supervised a team of Social Workers and support staff who worked diligently to provide thorough diagnostic and needs assessments in order to develop appropriate immediate, intermediate, and long-term goals. Kristie continued this work with individuals and families in the private sector as an outpatient psychotherapist. She also provided ongoing case management services aimed at strengthening client functioning by focusing on stability, goal setting, goal achievement, and helping her clients develop a sense of independence and self-reliance.
Kristie comes from a family with a strong military heritage. She is extremely proud to be working with veterans and helping them in a time of instability and flux. Her career has been consistently focused on helping people find stability and to become effective agents of change in their lives. Kristie believes that change happens when people are given the guidance they need to draw on their own strengths and realize their potential to live fulfilling, happy lives. She strives to provide an environment of compassion and support to help individuals and families overcome obstacles in order to move forward and thrive.