Maricopa Regional Continuum of Care Committee

Maricopa Regional Continuum of Care Committee

The Continuum of Care Committee

The Continuum of Care Committee is a collaborative of cross-sector stakeholders providing housing and services to people experiencing homelessness in Maricopa County. The purpose of the Committee is to leverage relationships and diverse expertise to actively advance the broad community goals of preventing and ending homelessness throughout the region. The Committee:

  • Continuously improves program and system quality;
  • Promotes education and training opportunities;
  • Informs community planning efforts and decision-making; and
  • Fosters communication and collaboration.


Continuum of Care Committee Members

Dawn Bogart
Homeless Youth Connection

Melody Boyet
Homeless Programs Section Chief
Department of Veteran Affairs

Vanessa Carthell
Director of Housing
Arizona Behavioral Health Corporation

Silvia Chavez
Arizona State Coordinator Homeless Education Program
Arizona Department of Education

Erin Cowan-Hegg
Chief Programs Officer
Save the Family

Alison Cook-Davis
Associate Director of Research
Morrison Institute for Public Policy

Richard Crews
Program Director
Human Services Campus

Jessica Cruz
Rental Assistance Program Manager
Housing Authority of Maricopa County

Kathy Di Nolfi
Chief Program Officer
A New Leaf

Dolores (D.C.) Ernst
Casework Service Coordinator
Phoenix Fire Department

Letticia Gambino
Chief Program Officer
UMOM New Day Centers

Wendy Johnson
Executive Director
Justa Center

Anne Marie Johnston
Associate Director of Housing and Community Integration
Community Bridges, Inc.

Christina Lopez
Supportive Housing Manager
Native American Connections

Marcie McFarlin
Director of Housing Programs for Central Arizona
HOM, Inc.

Jim McPherson
Chair of Social Services Subcommittee
Phoenix Community Alliance

Jennifer Page
Housing Integration Administrator
Mercy Care

Nikki Ramirez
Director of Supportive Housing Services
Chicanos Por La Causa

Tyler Rosensteel
Director of HMIS & Data Resources
Solari Crisis and Human Services

Chela Schuster
Improvement Advisor
Community Solutions

Sara Sims
Special Populations Coordinator
Phoenix Elementary School District

Laura Skotnicki
SW Divisional Social Service Director
Salvation Army

Lynn Spillers
Human Services Coordinator
City of Mesa

Michele Stokes
Behold Charities

Craig Tribken
Director, Mission Advancement, Business Development, Central Arizona Shelter Services (CASS)

Joselyn Wilkinson
State Homeless Veteran Program Administrator
Arizona Department of Veteran Services

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