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Homeless Planning Council Members

The Continuum of Care Homelessness Planning Council consists of 25 voting members. Initial members are divided into three classes, with terms expiring after one, two, and three years, respectively. Subsequent voting members shall serve three year terms. The number of members in each class are specified in the Nashville Davidson County Continuum of Care Governance Charter.

Voting Members Appointed by Mayor
Name Representing Term Expiration
Charles Strobel Provider Community June 30, 2021
Tom Turner Business Community June 30, 2021
Wendell Segroves Homeless Community June 30, 2021
Laura Bermudez Business Community June 30, 2022
Paula Foster Human Services Association June 30, 2022
Jeff Gibson Business Community June 30, 2023
Vicky Batcher Homeless Community June 30, 2023
Will Connelly Provider Community June 30, 2023
Voting Members Elected by the Continuum of Care General Membership
Name Representing Term Expiration
Ryan Ellis State Government June 30, 2021
Michelle Hall Provider Community June 30, 2021
Catherine Knowles Local Education Agency June 30, 2021
Marc Overlock Hospital/Provider Community June 30, 2021
Alaina Boyer Human Services Association June 30, 2022
Brian Hassett Provider Community June 30, 2022
Norman Humber Provider Community June 30, 2022
Mary Katherine Rand Provider Community June 30, 2022
Ashley Oswald Homeless Community June 30, 2022
April Calvin Provider Community June 30, 2023
Dawn Deaner Provider Community/Legal June 30, 2023
Sheila Decker Homeless Community June 30, 2023
Beth Shinn University June 30, 2023
Alex Smith Homeless Community June 30, 2023
Voting Members Appointed by the Vice Mayor
Name Representing Term Expiration
Freddie O’Connell Metro Council District 19 2022
Sandra Sepulveda Metro Council District 30 2022
Erin Evans Metro Council District 12 2022
Non-voting Advisors
Name Agency
Renee Pratt Metro Social Services
James Harbison Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency