Agenda, Minutes & Presentations

We are pleased to share materials presented at SHA meetings. Content copyrights are held by presenters and presenting organizations.

September 2, 2020         
SHA Lunch and Learn Series: Combating Sexual Harassment in Housing Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Michael Campion – Chief, Civil Rights Unit
Susan Millenky – Assistant U.S. Attorney, Civil Rights Unit
Kelly Horan Florio – Assistant U.S. Attorney, Civil Rights Unit

Hotline Number: 1-855-281-3339

August 12, 2020 – Member Meeting            Agenda                    Minutes

Presentations & Updates:

Katherine Brennan, NJHMFA
Small Landlord Emergency Grant Program

Discussion Panel:
Stitching Together Supportive Housing’s Patchwork of Programs

SHA Housing Search: https://www.shanj.org/search-listings/

Housing Search Listing Form 


July 13, 2020 – July Developers Meeting

Presentation: Updates from NJHMFA: Site Evaluator 3.0 and the NJHRC
Ann Sarnak, Policy Research Coordinator, NJHMFA

Developers Advocacy Notes

Developers Meeting Chat Log 


June 3, 2020            Agenda                            Minutes

Presentations: Work First New Jersey Emergency Assistance Training
Donna Rook – Operations Manager, Office of Program Operations
Michelle Lowe – Operations Supervisor, Office of Program Operations

Support Group Listings – NJ Hope and Healing: Listings Schedule

NJ Hope and Healing – Mental Health Helpline Info: Download Helpline Info


May 6, 2020           SHA Lunch and Learn Series: Rounding Up – SHA Network Builds on Experience

Presentation: SH Presentation-COVID 5-6-20 Final

Additional Materials from CSH:

Dr. John Winer, Executive Director, Jewish Association for Developmental Disabilities
Cory Storch, President and CEO, Bridgeway Rehabilitaiton Services
Arti Kakkar, Chief of Health and Human Services, New Community Corporation
Patricia Hernandez, LCSW, Associate Director, CSH Metro Team (NJ, NY, PA)


April 22, 2020           SHA Lunch and Learn Series

Presentation: Technology and Remote Supports Strategies
Jason Ray, President; SimplyHome and Meghan O’Sullivan, Managing Member; At Home Technologies LLC.


April 1, 2020            Agenda                            Minutes

Presentations: CSH Update – Healthy Aging in Supportive Housing – Courtney Christenson and Patricia Hernandez


February 5, 2020            Agenda                               Minutes

Presentations: The Medical-Legal Partnership Model – Erika Kerber, Esq. Director of Litigation, The Federal Landscape and New Opportunities – Sarah Brundage, Senior Director of Public Policy from Enterprise Community Partners and Arnold Cohen, Senior Policy Analyst


October 2, 2019               Agenda                             Minutes

Presentation: The CCBHC: An Innovative Model of Care for Behavioral Health – Lisa Lawson, LCSW, Director Catholic Charities of Trenton, Michael D’Amico, LCSW, Vice President, Oaks Integrated Care,  Mary-Catherine Bohan, MSW, Vice President, Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care


August 14, 2019               Agenda                              Minutes

Presentations: Alana Vega, ACNJ – Gearing Up for the Census, Renée Koubiadis, APN-NJ – Garden State Leaders, Katherine Brennan, NJHFMA and Michael Cassidy, NJCDC, – NJHFMA Hospital Partnership Program, and a panel of SHA Members who manage housing vouchers.


June 5, 2019                     Agenda                              Minutes

Presentations: Lorna F.M. Runkle, ACT-Cess USA, Inc. Succeed with Grant – Funded Staff Training, Deborah Wehrlen, Research and Author Building the Foundation for Housing, Services and Supports: Best Practices Opportunities


April 3, 2019                    Agenda                               Minutes

Presentations: Dominic Sardilli, Cort Furniture, Furniture that helps make a difference; Tom Stanuikynas, Local Planning Services, Department of Community Affairs, Getting to Know DCA’s Community Asset Mapping Tool; Deborah E. Cornavaca, Deputy Chief of Staff for Outreach, Office of the Governor – State of NJ, Building up Quality Care without Driving up Costs 


February 6, 2019            Agenda                              Minutes

Presentations: Opportunity Zones: A National and Local Perspective: Olivia Barrow, Policy Analyst, Enterprise Community Partners Inc. and Marie Mascherin, Chief Operating Officer, NJ Community Capital. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


October 17, 2018            Agenda                              Minutes

Presentations – Mercedes Witowsky – Executive Director, NJ Council of Developmental Disabilities, Access for All– Jim Thebery, Director of Bergen County Division of Disability Services; Dave Moore, Executive Director Mental Health Services for Inspira – Materials; Health Network M25 Annual Report


August 1, 2018                Agenda                              Minutes

Presentations: Planning for Senior Housing, Melissa Chaulker, Executive Director, NJ Foundation for Aging; What Other States are Doing Right, Kristin Miller, Director, CSH. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


June 6, 2018                    Agenda                             Minutes

Presentation: Prioritizing Disabilities Rights – Iraisa C. Orihuela-Reilly, Senior Staff Attorney, Disability Rights New Jersey


April 4, 2018                    Agenda                              Minutes

Presentations: Foothold Technology & case study; Meeting People Where They Live – Ken Regan, Vice President, Regan Development; Building Capacity – What does your organization need to advance its mission? –  Tyler Manley, Senior Manager of Nonprofit Engagement, CatchaFire – information