HMIS Governance

The Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) has been designated by the two Continua of Care organizations as the HMIS Lead Agency. The two Continua of Care (CoC) organizations are KS-505 (Johnson County) and MO-604 (Jackson and Wyandotte counties). MARC is the association of local governments and metropolitan planning organization serving the bi-state Kansas City metro area.

The two Continua and MARC have entered into a Charter and formed an HMIS Oversight Committee to guide the work of the HMIS Lead Agency (MARC). THe Oversight Committee appointments have been made by two CoCs. They include.

KS-505 Representatives

Elijah Buchholz

Johnson County Mental Health Center



Dustin Hardison

Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas City



Valorie Carson

United Community Services of
Johnson County (ex-officio)



MO-604 Representatives


Jon Capp

City Union Mission



Cathy Harding

Wyandotte Health Foundation



Ramona Quinn

Salvation Army



Heather Hoffman

Greater Kansas City Coalition to End Homelessness (ex-officio)