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Staff Directory

Welcome to the Community Development Commission! Our office is located at 1440 Guerneville Road, Santa Rosa, CA 95403. 

We are committed to answering your inquiries. Please use the contact list below to find the appropriate staff member. Contacting multiple staff members with the same inquiry will delay our ability to respond swiftly.

For general questions or to determine the appropriate staff member to speak with, please call (707) 565-7500.

DescriptionPhone Number
Main Number(707) 565-7500
Español(707) 565-7503
FAX(707) 565-7583
TDD(707) 565-7555

Administrative Support

Main ReceptionCustomer Service Team(707)

What's on This Page:

Telephone and Email Directory


Dave KiffInterim Executive Director(707)
Kathleen KaneInterim Assistant Director(707)
Susan VahlstromExecutive Secretary(707) 565-7505

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Monitoring and Compliance

Name Title Phone Email 
Valerie Johnson Senior Community Development Specialist(707)  
Veronica Ortiz-De Anda Section 504 Coordinator (707)
Rhonda Coffman   Community Development Assistant Manager  (707)
Matthew Burns Administrative Aide(707)

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Affordable Housing and Financing

Marc Chandler Affordable Housing Acting Manager (707)
Maria ContrerasCommunity Development Associate(707)
Paul OsmundsonSpecial Projects Director(707)
Jason GaddisHousing Rehabilitation Specialist (707) 565-7545
Shelley TicehurstAdministrative Aide(707) 
Chris RaschkeAdministrative Aide(707)
 Ray Tovar Affordable Housing Asset Coordinator  (707)

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Ending Homelessness

NameTitle Phone Email
Michael GauseEnding Homelessness Manager(707)
Thai HiltonCoordinated Entry Coordinator(707)
Karissa WhiteContinuum of Care Coordinator(707) 
Chuck MotternCommunity Development Associate(707)
Erika BernheimerQuality Assurance Specialist  (707) 565-2119
Suzanne WhippleHomeless Services Administrative Specialist(707)
Daniel Overbury-HowlandDepartment Information Systems Specialist(707)
Adam SiegenthalerDepartment Information Systems Tech (707) 565-2081
Madison MurrayAdministrative Aide(707)

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Housing Authority and Rental Assistance Eligibility Section

Martha CheeverHousing Authority Manager (707)
Tracy BeckerProgram Compliance Supervisor(707)
Cynthia MeiswinkelIntake Supervisor(707)
Jen MazzamutoSenior Community Development Specialist(707)
Guadalupe SilvaHousing Specialist(707) 565-7534
Orbelina LandaverdeHousing Negotiator - Inspector(707)
Jacquelyn Hull Housing Navigator (707)
Valerie Schlafke Housing Navigator

Bianca BelmontOccupancy Specialist (707) 565-3045
Edith OcegueraOccupancy Specialist(707)
Deborah MedinaOccupancy Specialist(707)
Nadia CurielOccupancy Supervisor(707)
Mary ZepponiOccupancy Specialist(707)
Sonia PerezOccupancy Specialist (707) 565-7525
Katie SherwinSr. Office Assistant(707)
Audrianna Jones Intake Specialist(707)
Annie HuynhIntake Specialist(707)

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Office Support Staff

NameTitle Phone E-mail
Kitty JohnsonFront Office Supervisor(707) 565-1255

Alejandra MartinezOffice Assistant (707)
Alma Garcia-GonzalezOffice Assistant(707)
Naya JamesSenior Office Assistant(707)
Bryan KrollSenior Office Assistant(707)
Aimee Dinov Office Assistant   (707) 565-7501
Susan AntonOffice Assistant(707)

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Name Title Phone Email 
Arvan WilliamsSupervising Accountant(707)
Dawn ChandlerSupervising Accountant(707)
Susan BookmyerAccountant(707)
Mike PetersenAccountant(707)
Jane KeylonAccountant(707)
Kathleen TannehillAccounting Technician(707)
Stacy VasquezAccount Clerk(707) 

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Contact Information

Dave Kiff

Interim Executive Director

Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Contact us by Phone

1440 Guerneville Road

Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.457092, -122.733925