Mr. Eugene Schneeberg is the Director of the Center for Faith-Based & Neighborhood Partnerships for the U.S. Department of Justice. In this capacity, Eugene helps coordinate between the White House and the Department of Justice's efforts to outreach and partner with faith-based and other non-profits organizations around the country.
Under his leadership, the Center for Faith Based & Neighborhood Partnerships at the Department of Justice works to advance the goals of the President's National Fatherhood & Mentoring initiative, assists in the coordination of the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention and serves on the Federal Interagency Reentry Council.
He came to the Obama Administration after working for almost a decade as the Director of Operations for Straight Ahead Ministries, a national faith-based juvenile justice non-profit in Greater Boston.
He received his undergraduate degree in Urban Affairs from Boston University. Eugene was raised in Roxbury, Massachusetts and is married to his wife Deitra. They have two sons Eugene Jr., and Elijah, and one daughter, Genesis.