Members

Membership on the CoC is broad and inclusive, with representation from the private sector, public sector, homeless service providers, faith-based organizations, public housing agencies, schools, hospitals, mental health agencies, law enforcement, and other stakeholders.

Nominations for 2019-2020 CoC membership are open. The nomination period will remain open until the CoC Board meeting on May 21, 2019. During the May 21st meeting, the CoC Board will consider nominations and make recommendations to the full CoC. The full CoC will vote on the recommendations at the CoC meeting on May 29, 2019. The May 29th meeting is open to the public. The new membership will take effect July 1, 2019. We are specifically requesting nominations for a representative from LGBTQ-serving organizations or advocacy groups at this time. The current membership list is below. If you would like to nominate a new member, please send the nomination to Hannah King (hking@csb.org) by May 20, 2019. Please include the nominee’s name and organization or affiliation.


Continuum of Care Members

EntityOrganizationMember
Non-profit homeless assistance providers
(rotating consideration)

Community Shelter Board

Community Housing Network

Michelle Heritage

Samantha Shuler
Youth homeless organizations
(rotating consideration)

Huckleberry House

Rebecca Westerfelt

Victim service providers
(rotating consideration)

The Center for Family Safety and Healing Callie Query

Faith-based organizations
(rotating consideration)

Church and Community Development for All People Reverend John Edgar
Local Governments

Columbus City Council

Columbus Mayor’s Office

City of Columbus

Franklin County

Priscilla Tyson

Emerald Hernandez

Kim Stands

James Schimmer

Street Outreach

(rotating consideration)

Capital Crossroads and Discovery SID

Lisa Defendiefer

Businesses
(rotating consideration)

The Columbus Foundation

CSB Board Member, White Castle

CSB Board Member, Cardinal Health

CSB Board Member

Emily Savors

Susan Carroll-Boser

Andy Keller

Sheila Prillerman

Advocates and other homeless subpopulation advocates (rotating consideration)

Columbus Coalition for the Homeless

Corporation for Supportive Housing 

Legal Aid Society of Columbus

Youth Action Board

Shannan Anderson

Terri Power

Donna Mayer

Michael Outrich

Agencies that serve survivors of human trafficking (rotating consideration) Freedom a la Cart Paula Haines
Public Housing Authorities Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority Charles Hillman
School Administrators/Homeless Liaisons Columbus City Schools – Project Connect Foster Ugbana
Employment Services (rotating consideration) Workforce Development Board of Central Ohio Lisa Patt-McDaniel

Social Service Providers

Franklin County Children Services & Committee to End Youth Homelessness Chip Spinning
Franklin County Dept of Job and Family Services Robin Harris
Franklin County Office on Aging Keena Smith
Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities Jeff Pattison
United Way of Central Ohio Lisa Courtice
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Service Organizations

ADAMH Board

Twin Valley Behavioral Healthcare

David Royer

Veronica Lofton

Hospitals
(rotating consideration)

OhioHealth Debbie Donahey
Universities Columbus State Community College

Nancy Case

Affordable Housing Developers

Affordable Housing Trust Corporation

Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing

Steven Gladman

Jonathan Welty
Law Enforcement

Columbus Police Department

Lt. Dennis Jeffrey

Local Jail

Franklin County Jail

Chief Deputy Geoff Stobart

Veterans Organizations

Veterans Administration

Veterans Service Commission

Carl Landry

Robert Bramlish

Homeless or formerly homeless persons
(rotating consideration)

Citizens Advisory Council

Citizens Advisory Council

Jerome Johnson (alt. Sally Shaffer)

Dion Ronbinson (alt. James Brooks)