479.717.7737 [email protected]

About Us

Mission Statement

Coordinating a community response to end homelessness in Northwest Arkansas.

Pam Hutcheson, Executive Director


Board Members

John Gallager, LMSW, PhD University of Arkansas, Board Chair
Cie Cochran, Board Vice Chair
Jessica Andrews, 7hills Homeless Center, Board Secretary
Andrew Richards, CPA, Board Treasurer
Angela Belford, Fayetteville Housing Authority
Libby Bier, Ozark Guidance
Sherry Braslavsky, VA
Debbie Martin, Havenwood
Theresa Mills, Peace at Home Family Shelter



Ambra Bruce, Salvation Army
John Cloyed, Property Management
Yolanda Fields, City of Fayetteville, Community Resources Department
Nancy Fermin, Fermin Real Estate
Michael Flowers, Burell Behavioral Health
Nancy Kahanak, JEMI
Shawntill Puryear, Hark
Karen Slater, PEARL


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