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:

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

Jacki Taylor, Committee Chair,
Executive Director
Save the Family
Brandi Whisler, Committee Vice Chair,
Director of Outpatient Services,
Circle the City
Elizabeth Da Costa, Community Bridges Kathy Di Nolfi, Chief Program Officer,
A New Leaf
Alfred Edwards, State Homeless Coordinator,
Arizona Department of Economic Security
Blythe Fitzharris, PhD, Adult System of Care Coordinator,
Mercy Maricopa Integrated Health
Shane Groen, Special Initiatives Director,
Arizona Housing Coalition
Irma Hollamby, Director,
Administration and Housing Services Housing Authority of Maricopa County
Michelle Jameson, Program Director,
U.S. Vets - Phoenix
Sara Kent, Homeless Outreach/Sex Trafficking Victims Liaison, oneten
Laura Magruder, M.ED. Cheif Executive Officer
The Flat House, Maggie's Place
Linda Mushkatel, Board of Directors,
Lodestar Day Resource Center
Aaron Raine, Police Officer
Mesa Police Department
Tama Reily, Senior Program Coordinator,
Arizona State University
Tyler Rosensteel, Director,
HMIS Crisis Response Network
Chela Schuster, Senior Director, Housing,
Sara Sims, McKinney-Vento School Liaison,
Phoenix Elementary School District
Barbara Sloan, Executive Director,
Family Services, The Salvation Army
Stefanie Smith, Supportive Housing Supervisor,
Native American Connections
Charles Sullivan, Director of Housing,
Arizona Behavioral Health Corporation
Keith Thompson, Executive Director/CEO,
Phoenix Shanti Group
Kim Van Nimwegen, Homeless Coordinator,
City of Tempe
John Wall, Supportive Housing Director,
Arizona Housing, Inc.
Andrea Williams, PhD, Program Coordinator,
Southwest Behavioral and Health Services
Amy Wombach, Regional Coordinated Entry Systems Lead (Single Audits),
Lodestar Day Resource Center

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About MAG

The Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) is a Council of Governments (COG) that serves as the regional planning agency for the metropolitan Phoenix area.

Title VI

Title VI requires that no person in the United States of America shall, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity for which MAG receives federal financial assistance.

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    Phoenix, Arizona 85003

  • Phone: (602) 254-6300

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