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.
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
Jacob Lyon, Treasurer/Secretary
Premier Alaska Tours
Cook Inlet Housing Authority
Alaska Native Heritage Center Inc.
Municipality of Anchorage
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 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
Lisa Aquino, Coordinated Entry Committee Chair
Catholic Social Services
Alaska Community Integrity
Alaska Housing Finance Corporation
Jenny Di Grappa
Food Bank of Alaska
Department of Veteran Affairs
Anchorage Health Department
Anchorage School District
Cook Inlet Tribal Council
Abused Women’s Aid in Crisis
Anchorage Reentry Coalition
Choosing Our Roots
NineStar Education & Employment Services
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.
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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