Leadership & Governance

ACEH is governed by a Board of Directors who oversee financial stewardship and the long-term vision of the coalition. The vision that, through providing dynamic leadership we can unite Anchorage in making homelessness rare, brief and one-time.

Board Documents

ACEH Board of Directors 2021

ACEH Board of Directors (pictured left to right): Jacob Lyon, Russ Slaten, Bill Falsey, Emily Edenshaw, Richard Mandsager, Nathan Johnson, Judith Crotty Board Members Not Pictured: Niki Tshibaka and Christopher Kolerok

Board of Directors

Nathan Johnson, Chair
Providence St. Joseph Health – Alaska Region

Judith Crotty, Vice-Chair
Community Member

Jacob Lyon, Treasurer/Secretary
Premier Alaska Tours

Bill Falsey
Community Member

Christopher Kolerok
Cook Inlet Housing Authority

Emily Edenshaw
Alaska Native Heritage Center Inc.

Niki Tshibaka
Municipality of Anchorage

Richard Mandsager
Community Member

Russ Slaten
Calista Corporation

Homeless Prevention & Response System Advisory Council

The Homeless Prevention & Response System (HPRS) Advisory Council connects homeless service provider needs and issues to ACEH strategy. The Advisory Council is also a forum for ACEH members to learn about what is happening in homelessness response and share their thoughts and opinions.

HPRS Advisory Council Documents

HPRS Advisory Council Members

Jessica Parks, Advisory Council Chair
Rural Alaska Community Action Program Inc.

Alison Kear, Advisory Council Vice-Chair
Covenant House Alaska

Dr. Sharon Chamard, Ph.D, Data Committee Chair
University of Alaska Anchorage

Katie Scovic, Community Priorities Chair
Government and Social Services

Sid McCausland, Compliance Committee Chair
Community Member

Lisa Aquino, Coordinated Entry Committee Chair
Catholic Social Services

Roger Branson
Alaska Community Integrity

Mike Courtney
Alaska Housing Finance Corporation

Laura Cox-Wilson
NeighborWorks Alaska

Jenny Di Grappa
Food Bank of Alaska

Charles Gorman
Department of Veteran Affairs

Nicole Lebo
Anchorage Health Department

Dave Mayo-Kiely
Anchorage School District

Holly Morales
Cook Inlet Tribal Council

Suzi Pearson
Abused Women’s Aid in Crisis

Jonathan Pistotnik
Anchorage Reentry Coalition

Julia Terry
Choosing Our Roots

Lisa Sauder
Beans Café

Ruth Schoenleben
NineStar Education & Employment Services

Meg Zaletel
Anchorage Assembly

Homeless Prevention & Response System Advisory Council Monthly Meeting

HPRS Advisory Council meets on the 4th Thursday of every month to discuss relevant Anchorage Continuum of Care initiatives and current events.

To receive future HPRS AC Meeting updates, as well as general updates on housing and homelessness, subscribe to the ACEH Weekly Digest.

Meeting Details & Agenda

For more information about our Advisory Council, or to get involved in a Committee, contact secretary@aceh.org.

Get in Touch. Stay Informed.

If you would like more information about ACEH, the Anchorage Homeless Prevention and Response System, or homelessness in general, please feel free to reach out to us.

P.O. Box 243041
Anchorage, AK 99524