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.



Vanessa Carthell,

Director of Housing,

Arizona Behavioral Health Corporation

Erin Cowan-Hegg,

Chief Programs Officer,

Save the Family

Richard Crews,

Program Director,

Human Services Campus

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

Michelle Jameson, Co-Chair

Program Director,

U.S. VETS - Phoenix

Wendy Johnson,

Executive Director,

Justa Center

Anne Marie Johnston,

Associate Director of Housing and Community Integration,

Community Bridges, Inc.

Laura Magruder M.Ed.,

Chief Executive Officer, The Flat House,

Maggie's Place

Jennifer Page,

Housing Integration Administrator,

Mercy Care

Aaron Raine,

Police Officer,

Mesa Police Department

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

Craig Tribken,

Director, Mission Advancement, Business Development,

Central Arizona Shelter Services (CASS)

Diane Yazzie Devine,


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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.

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    Phoenix, Arizona 85003

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