NOFA Committee

If you are interested in joining or have any questions you can contact Laura Guzman at

The NOFA Committee oversees the local rating and ranking process and approves the projects’ applications to be submitted for funding. The Committee will:
  • Integrate funding priorities and strategic direction from HUD CoC Committee.
  • Develop local applications for existing and new projects and scoring criteria in compliance with HUD requirements.
  • Read and score proposals.
  • Approve the final priority list of projects to be included in the CoC application package.
2018 NOFA Committee Roster
Name Organization
Laura Esocabar Bay Area United Way
Heather MacDonald-Fine Alameda County Health Systems
Jane Micallef
Marnelle Timson EveryOne Home HUD CoC Committee
Paulette Franklin Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services

The 2019 NOFA Committee has yet to be seated.