System Coordination Committee

To Submit Written Public Comment to the System Coordination Committee

Persons who are unable to attend the Committee meeting may submit, by the time the meeting proceedings begin, written comments regarding an Agenda Item in the meeting. Comments which include “for Public Distribution” in either the title and/or body of the email or letter will be made part of the official public record, and brought to the attention of the SCC Committee. Written comments should be submitted to: Julie Leadbetter, Director of System Coordination –, or via mail: 101 Callan Ave, Ste 230, San Leando, CA 94577.

System Coordination Committee is delegated certain responsibilities of the HUD COC Committee that require the coordination and implementation of a housing and service system within its geographic area, including the responsibility to:
  • Convene system-wide stakeholders for coordinated planning and improvement of the Housing Crisis Response System
  • Review the performance and operations of the Housing Crisis Response System to determine if they are:
    • Consistent with approved principles, policies, and standards
    • Fair and transparent
    • Compliant with funding regulations
    • Working well and meeting performance benchmarks
  • Adopt and recommend changes to policies, standards, procedures, resources, and tools in order to improve the Housing Crisis Response System
  • Fulfill designated responsibilities of the HUD CoC Committee, including the annual submission of the Housing Crisis Response System Manual and the HUD CE Compliance Review to the HUD CoC Committee for approval
  • Establish and convene subcommittees and working groups to facilitate coordination, effective operations, and on-going improvement
Name Title Organization
Marta Lutsky Regional Housing Services Director Alameda County HCSA
Peter Radu Homeless Services Coordinator City of Berkeley
Pattie Wall Director Homeless Action Center
Jessica Lobedan Manager City of Hayward
Jamie Almanza Executive Director Bay Area Community Services
Laura Guzman Director EveryOne Home
Terrie Light Executive Director Berkeley Food and Housing Project
Aisha Brown Manager Alameda County SSA
Noha Aboelata Physician Roots Community Clinic
Alison DeJung Executive Director 211/Eden I&R
Merlenet Riley Social Service Specialist, Housing Coordinator Berkeley Mental Health, City of Berkeley
Lara Tannenbaum Manager City of Oakland
Riley Wilkerson Manager Alameda County HCD
Vivan Wan Director Abode Services
Gloria Wroten At-large Representative n/a
Jazmyn Brown   n/a

For more information about the committee, please contact Julie Leadbetter at