Shelter Monitoring Committee Members
The Shelter Monitoring Committee has thirteen (13) members. The Mayor appoints three (3) of the Committee members, the Board of Supervisors appoints six (6) of the Committee members, and the Local Homeless Coordinating Board appoints four (4) of the Committee members. The majority of seats are designated for homeless or formerly homeless individuals. Member terms are for two years. The most current term ends on November 23, 2014.
Kendra Amick, Local Homeless Coordinating Board, Seat 1
Julia D'Antonia, Board of Supervisors Seat 1
Keith Dennis, Mayor's Seat 1, Vice Chair
Nicholas Kimura, Board of Supervisors Seat 3, Chair
Michael Kirkland, Board of Supervisors Seat 5
Silah Medellin, Local Homeless Coordinating Board, Seat 4
Charles Morimoto, Mayor's Seat 3
Deborah Muise, Board of Supervisors Seat 2
Liz Pocock, Local Homeless Coordinating Board, Seat 3
Amanda Reichmuth, Board of Supervisors Seat 4
Matthew Steen, Local Homeless Coordinating Board, Seat 2
Cindy Ward, Mayor's Seat 2
Requirements of Appointees
Committee Members are required to attend a monthly meeting held the third Wednesday of every month at 10:00 am and to conduct a minimum of two site visits per month, which are usually conducted after 5:00 pm. Members should allot a minimum of 20 hours per month for site visits and monthly meetings. The term for each seat is two years. The current term is for November 23, 2012 to November 23, 2014. Bilingual applicants are strongly encouraged to apply. If you have additional questions, please contact Committee staff at 415.255.3642.
There is currently one vacancy on the Committee.
*Vacant seat 6, succeeding Raija Freeman, resigned, must be selected from a list of candidates that are nomindated by non-profit agencies that provide advocacy or organizing services to homeless people, for the unexpired portion of a two-year term ending November 23, 2014.
Applications should be submitted to the Clerk of the Board, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, City Hall, Room 244, San Francisco, CA, 94102-4689. You can also fax your application to 415.554.5184.
The Committee does not accept applications.