The Purpose of the Coordinating Board is to: Analyze. Strategize. Ensure Change.
The Coordinating Board brings together a diverse body of stakeholders working to address issues of homelessness and leverage the expertise and resources of the partners and the wider community in collaborative support of the Strategic Plan.
Members adhere to a Conflict of Interest Policy.
Adrienne Quinn King County, Department of Community and Human Services
Andrew Lofton Seattle Housing Authority
Catherine Lester City of Seattle, Human Services Department
Colleen Echohawk Chief Seattle Club
Daniel Malone Downtown Emergency Service Center
Gordon McHenry, Jr. Solid Ground
Hamdi Abdulle Somali Youth and Family Club
Jean-Paul Yafali Community Member
Joe McDermott King County Council
John Chelminiak Bellevue City Council, Sound Cities Association
Meghan Deal U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Melinda Giovengo YouthCare
Nancy Backus City of Auburn, Sound Cities Association
Sara Levin United Way of King County
Sheila Sebron Community Member, Health Care for the Homeless Network Planning Council
Steve Walker Seattle Office of Housing
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