Yakima County Homeless Coalition

The primary purpose of the Yakima County Homeless Coalition is to develop and review the Yakima County 5-Year Plan, which will be reviewed annually by the Board of County Commissioners, who is the local legislative authority and holds the ultimate responsibility for the homeless housing programs within Yakima County, as outlined in RCW 43.185C.

Next meeting:

July 16, 2019 1:30 pm

First Street Conference Room

Yakima County Homeless Coalition Executive Committee Members:

County Commissioner Representative: Mike Leita, term determined by BOCC

City of Yakima Representative: Brad Hill, term determined by City of Yakima

YHC Representative: Rhonda Hauff, April 2019-December 2020 (1 year)

For Profit Business Representative: Kyle Curtis, April 2019-December 2020 (1 year)

YVCOG Member Representative: Joan Souders, (2 year)

YHC Representative: Mike Johnson, April 2019-December 2021 (2 years)

Homeless/Formerly Homeless Individual: Kelly Penfold, April 2019-December 2021 (2 years)

YHC Representative: Tino Alonso, April 2019-December 2022 (3 years)

Public Safety Representative: Joseph Brusic, April 2019-December 2022 (3 years)


Questions or community feedback related to the Yakima County Homeless 5-Year Plan should be directed to Yakima Valley Conference of Governments Homeless Administrative Manager               Esther Magasis: esther.magasis@yvcog.org


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