Pictured: Members of A Home for Everyone's Executive Committee.
Front row (L to R): Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler; Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury; Gresham City Councilor Karylinn Echols; Home Forward Executive Director Michael Buonocore; Portland City Commissioner Chloe Eudaly.
A Home for Everyone is led by its Executive Committee, which by charter includes Portland’s Mayor and Housing Commissioner, the County Chair, a second County Commissioner, the Mayor of Gresham or a designated Councilor, the Director of Home Forward, and representatives from the faith, philanthropic and business communities.
The Executive Committee is supported by a Coordinating Board made up of appointed community members and leaders from the non‐profit, health, education, public safety, business, and government sectors, as well as several strategic Coordinating Board subcommittees.
Executive Committee members
Deborah Kafoury, Multnomah County Chair
Ted Wheeler, City of Portland Mayor
Sharon Meieran, Multnomah County Commission
Dan Ryan, Portland City Council
Mario Palmero, Gresham City Council
Michael Buonocore, Home Forward
Vanessa Sturgeon, Portland Business Alliance
Cindy Adams, United Way of the Columbia-Willamette
Coordinating Board members
Jessica Amaya, Oregon Department of Human Services
Carolyn Bateson, Portland VA Medical Center
Stacy Borke, Transition Projects, Inc
Delores Burgos, Native American Youth and Family Center
Beth Burns, p:ear
Marci Cartagena, Human Solutions, Inc.
Lee Po Cha, IRCO, Asian Family Center
Frieda Christopher, David Douglas School District
Julia Delgado, Urban League of Portland
Timothy Desper, Portland Rescue Mission
Anthony Eddings, Bridges to Change
Mercedes Elizalde, Central City Concern
Marisa Espinoza, Northwest Pilot Project
Jon Isaacs, Portland Business Alliance
Kevin Fitts, Community Member
Ernesto Fonseca, Hacienda Community Development Corporation
Ashley Henry, Business for a Better Portland
Katrina Holland, JOIN
Kelli Houston, Health Share of Oregon
Kim James, Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare
Andrew McGough, Worksystems, Inc.
Christina McGovney, Raphael House
Sahaan McKelvey, Self Enhancement, Inc.
Rebecca Nickels, Community Member
Shannon Olive, WomenFirst Transition and Referral Center
Patricia Patrón, Outside In
Edith Quiroz, El Programa Hispano Católico
Jace Richard, Cascade AIDS Project
Art Rios, Sr., Community Member
Becky Straus, Oregon Law Center
Michael Thurman-Noche, Community Member
Helen Ying, Neighborhood Leader
Marisa Zapata, Ph.D., Portland State University