What is SMAC?
Suburban Metro Area Continuum of Care (SMAC) is a network of organizations, community residents and businesses that plan programs with the primary goal of alleviating homelessness in 5 counties in Suburban MN. The counties* include: Anoka, Washington, Dakota, Scott, Carver.
*Click on the county for further information and meeting details.
SMAC Governing Board meetings adhere to open meeting formats and are held on the 3rd Friday of each month from 1pm - 3pm at Mental Health Resources: 762 Transfer Rd. St. Paul, MN.
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Click here to view the 2019/2020 SMAC Charter and By-laws
Who is on the SMAC Governing Board?
SMAC is governed by representatives from the Local Homeless Planning Committees in each of the 5 counties and At Large Representatives.
2019 Governing Board members are:
|Governing Board Member||Representing||Employer/Contact Information|
|Barb Sopp||Anoka County||ACCAP|
|Betty Notto||Anoka County||YMCA|
|Bradley Legrid||Anoka County *||MAC-V|
|Dan Lauer-Schumacher||Scott/Carver Counties||Scott County|
|Dana Dumbacher||Washington County *||Washington County
|Denise Smieja||Dakota County *||The Link|
|Doreen Farrell||Washington County||Washington County|
|Eric Gentry||Scott/Carver Counties *||Scott-Carver-Dakota CAP Agency|
|Heather Duchscherer||At Large Position||Hearth Connection|
|James Barron||At Large Position||Property Ladder|
|Jen Romero||Scott/Carver Counties||Carver County|
|Jenny Green||At Large Position||Alexandra House|
|Kristen Brown||Dakota County||Matrix Housing Services|
|Lauren Rose||Dakota County||Dakota Woodlands|
|Trisha Kauffman||Washington County||Solid Ground|
2019/2020 Governing Board officers are:
|Governing Board Officer||Position||Employer/Contact Information|
|Matt Lewis||Chair *||Radias Health|
|Rochelle Washington||Vice Chair *||Mental Health Resources|
|Denise Smieja||Secretary *||The Link|
* Represents members of the SMAC Executive Committee
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