HCCSC’s 2021 Board of Directors

Beverly Lewis, Housing Director & Fair Housing Counselor at City of Massillon

Shana Smith, Chief Executive Officer at YWCA

Captain John Gabbard, Administrative Division at Canton Police Department

Danelle Lightner, Human Services Program Administrator for the Department of  Stark County Jobs and Family Services

JoAnn Breedlove, Chief Operating Officer at the Workforce Initiative Association

Allison Esber, Systems Initiative Manager at Stark County Mental Health and Addiction Recovery

Julie Sparks, Executive Director at ICAN Housing

Kimberly Kroh, Executive Director at American Red Cross

Lisa Warden, Canton City Schools District Homeless Liaison

Diane Waite, Coordinated Entry Specialist with the Northeast Ohio VA Healthcare System

Marcie Bragg, Executive Director at Stark Housing Network Inc.

Maria Heege, President & CEO at United Way of Greater Stark County

Shannon McMahon Williams, Program Officer at Sisters of Charity Foundation

Shirene Starn-Tapyrik, Director at Alliance for Children and Families

Rebecca Valykeo, Director of Housing Management at Stark Metropolitan Housing Authority

Rollin Seward, Community Development Director for City of Canton

Stephen Inchak, Chief Officer of Behavioral Health (Stark) at Coleman Professional Services

Amelia Kocher, Executive Director at Alliance Family Health Center, Inc.

Board Officers (Also serve as the Executive Committee)

Marcie Bragg, President

Rollin Seward, Vice President

JoAnn Breedlove, Second Vice President

Danelle Lightner, Secretary

what others are saying

“Our goal to end homelessness is frankly a modest goal and a practical one.”

Nan Roman, President of National Alliance to End Homelessness