Coordinated Entry

The primary role of the Coordinated Entry Committee is to provide oversight and review to the Coordinated Entry System for households experiencing homelessness to be served by both temporary and permanent housing, according to eligibility and service standards of the community.

Purpose Statement: To ensure our community experiences equitable access to housing resources, the committee will develop, evaluate and continually improve our coordinated entry system.


Brian Bruce - Dwelling Place - Chair
Tammy Vincent - City of Grand Rapids - Vice Chair
Zenaida Jimenez - Safe Haven Ministries - Secretary
Alyssa Anten - The Salvation Army -
Berniz Terpstra - ICCF -
Christina Slofstra - Dwelling Place -
Catherine Sheroski - Community Rebuilders -
Eileen McKeever - YWCA -
Julie Kendrick - Dégagé -
Kendra Avila - AYA Youth Collective -
Lisa Cruden - Family Promise -
Veronica Arvizu - Inner City Christian Federation -
Victoria Sluga - Pine Rest Street Reach -