Board Details

Homelessness, Interagency Council on

Type of Board: Policy Making Pay/Benefits:
Voting Members: 12 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 0 Created by: Executive Order 2004-09
Length of Terms: Open
Frequency of Meetings: Call of the Chair
Address: PO Box 1535 Bismarck, ND 58502-1535
Phone: (701) 328-8072
Fax:
Website: www.ndhomelesscoalition.org
Email: jkline@nd.gov
Contact: Jolene Kline
The North Dakota Interagency Council on Homelessness brings together a broad representative group of knowledgeable individuals to address the issues of homelessness in North Dakota, with emphasis on ending chronic homelessness within 5 to 10 years. Members of the Council represent the office of the Governor, state agencies, cities, nonprofit organizations, and other appropriate parties. Council members will serve an initial term of two years. The chair or chairs of the Council will be appointed by the Governor. The Council will report annually to the Governor on progress in preventing and alleviating the incidence of homelessness in North Dakota, as well as make recommendations for executive and legislative action. The Council is entitled to the full cooperation of all state departments and agencies shall furnish information and any additional assistance as may be necessary and available to further the purpose of Executive Order #2004-09.

Member Name Position Work County Appt. Date Term Ends
Baesler, Superintendent Kirsten Statutory - Dept. Public Instruction (701) 328-4572 Burleigh 12/1/2004 Open
Bertsch, Leann Statutory - DOCR (701) 328-6616 Burleigh 12/1/2004 Open
Brown, Mayor Mike Statutory - Grand Forks Mayor Grand Forks 12/1/2004 Open
Davis, Scott Statutory - Indian Affairs Commission (701) 328-2428 Burleigh 12/1/2004 Open
Fairfield, April Statutory - ND Coalition for Homeless People (701) 390-1635 Burleigh 4/1/2016 Open
Giesen, Cheri Statutory - Job Service (701) 328-2836 Burleigh 7/7/2014 Open
Jones, Christopher Statutory - Dept. Human Services (701) 328-2617 Burleigh 2/27/2017 Open
Kline, Jolene Statutory - ND Housing Finance Agency (701) 328-8050 Burleigh 12/1/2004 Open
Lauf, Robert Statutory - Governor's Office (701) 328-2206 Burleigh 2/1/2017 Open
Mahoney, Mayor Timothy Statutory - Fargo Mayor (701) 241-1310 Cass 5/1/2015 Open
Malo, Bonnie Statutory - Commerce/Community Services (701) 328-2476 Burleigh 11/17/2014 Open
Seminary, Mayor Mike Statutory - Bismarck Mayor (701) 751-6279 Burleigh 12/1/2014 Open