All System Coordination Committee meetings are open to the public. Alameda County residents with lived experience of homelessness are encouraged to attend.

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.

A total of 10 minutes will be set aside as an Agenda item for general public comment, with a time limit of 2 minutes per person.

To Submit Written Public Comment to the System Coordination Committee

All written public comment submitted by the time of the meeting that indicates “for Public Distribution” will be accepted and noted during Public Comment period and distributed at the meeting.

Written comments can be submitted to or via mail: 1271 Washington Ave., #619, San Leandro, CA 94577. (Due to working remotely, there may be a delay in staff receiving written comments submitted by mail.)

Due to concerns about COVID 19, until further notice, the SCC will be conducting their meetings online through zoom. The public is welcome to participate or comment by joining the zoom call. Please see the zoom information posted in the pre-materials for each meeting.

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:

Name Title Organization
Kate Hart (Chair)
Director of Programs
SAVE (Safe Alternatives to Violent Environments)
Vivian Wan
Chief Operating Officer
Abode Services
Calleene Egan
Executive Director
Berkeley Food and Housing Project
C’mone Falls
Special Operations
City of Oakland
Helen Ayala
Shelter Coordinator
Ruby’s Place
Emily Derenthal
Program Analyst, Human Services Dept.
City of Oakland
Kerry Abbott
Director of Homeless Care and Coordination
Alameda County HCSA
Jamie Almanza
Executive Director
Bay Area Community Services
Alison DeJung
Executive Director
Eden I&R
Jessica Lobedon
Management Analyst
City of Hayward
Natasha Paddock
Deputy Director, Homeless Division
Alameda County HCD

January 9th 2019

February 19th 2019

March 13th 2019

April 10th 2019

May 8th 2019

June 12th 2019

July 10th 2019

August 14th 2019

September 11th 2019

October Meeting CANCELLED

November 13th 2019

December 11th 2019

2020 Materials

January 8th 2020

February 11th 2020

March 11th 2020

April 8th, 2020

May 13th, 2020

June 10th Meeting

July 8th Meeting

August 12th Meeting

August 18th Special Meeting

September 9th Meeting

October 14th Meeting

November 2nd Special Meeting

November 10th Meeting

January 12, 2022

February 9, 2022

March 9th, 2022

  • Meeting Cancelled

April 13th, 2022

May 11th, 2022

June 8th, 2022

August 10th, 2022

September 14, 2022

October 12, 2022

November 9, 2022

January 11, 2023