AKCH2 2014

AKCH2 2014

Plenary Speaker Josh Arvidson – Trauma and Homelessness

​Joshua Arvidson is the Director of the Alaska Child Trauma Center at Anchorage Community Mental Health Services and an Associate Director for the National Complex Trauma Treatment Network. He was a lead author of the Alaska Trauma 101 curriculum and the Principal Investigator for the Alaska Child Trauma Clinical Outcomes Study.

AKCH2 2014

Alaska Housing Data Panel

With Jimmy Ord of Alaska Housing Finance Corporation, Chris Perez of the Rasmuson Foundation, Scott Ciambor of the Alaska Coalition on Housing and Homelessness, and Dan Robinson, Karinne Wiebold, Robert Krieger of the Alaska Department of Labor.

AKCH2 2014

Plenary Speaker Bill Hobson: Developing Housing First Projects

A broad overview of the basic elements of housing first project development. Session will focus on site selection practices; creative funding strategies for both capital and operational funding; selecting residents; dealing with opposition; and community relations strategies. Bill Hobson has been executive director of the Seattle’s DESC since 1988.

AKCH2 2014

Non-Profit Housing Developers Forum

Featuring Mark Romick of the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation, Tyler Robinson of Cook Inlet Housing Authority, Glenn Gellert of Volunteers of America, Corrine O’Neill of RurAL Cap, Mandy O’neal Cole of AWARE, Inc., and John Weaver of VRS.

AKCH2 2014

Employment and Engagement

Featuring Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority Program Officer Amanda Lofgren and Sean O’Brien of the Alaska Division of Vocational Rehabilitation.

X