HLC Board

The CoC Board of Directors is a group of key stakeholders (service providers, people with lived experience and community partners) that meets monthly to discuss important issues that impact those experiencing homelessness and help to both vote on and strategize on solutions as quickly as possible. These members are elected, represent our Coalition’s members, and are responsible for ensuring the responsibilities of the HLC/CoC as outlined in the Governance Charter and the CoC’s Policies and ProceduresView upcoming meetings here


Governing Board

Chair: Elizabeth “Eliza” Wilson, J Bar J Youth Services

Vice-Chair: Erik Nelson, Veterans Representative

Secretary: Lindsey Stailing, Mosaic Community Health (formerly Mosaic Medical)

John Lodise, Shepherd’s House Ministries

Liz Clemens, Bethlehem Inn

Anthony “Tony” Mitchell, Jefferson County Faith Based Network

Stephanie Westendorf, Housing Works

Donna Burklo, Family Kitchen

Sierra Hopper, Mountain View Community Development

Eric Hagan, Bend Police Department

Alison McKinney,  Hospice of Redmond

Becca Rae, unaffiliated, community member

Stacey Witte,  REACH

Open Seat, Sisters Country or South County/ La Pine & Sunriver

Open Seat, Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs

Applicants representing one of the following area of expertise  are encouraged to apply: Education, Behavioral Health/Mental Health/Substance Use Treatment, Legal Services or Tenant Advocacy


CoC Contractors & Staff :

HMIS, NeighborImpact HMIS@neighborimpact.org

Molly Heiss, CoC Lead  HMIS Agency Liaison, Director of Housing Stabilization, NeighborImpact  email: mollyh@neighborimpact.org

Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council, Collaborative Applicant Liaison, email: info@cohomeless.org 


Are you passionate about preventing and ending homelessness in Central Oregon? Do you want to work to strengthen our collaborative efforts to improve the strategies, policies, and funding available to ensure safe, stable, affordable housing for all people? Consider joining the HLC Board or one of our many committees.

Please contact info@cohomeless.org to express interest in board or committee membership or to get a link to our board meetings which are open to the public.