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DMH Housing Unit

All DMH Housing staff are currently working remotely. The best way to reach any of us to by sending an email to housing@dmh.mo.gov. Please avoid sending any documents by fax, as there will be a significant delay before faxed documents are retrieved.

  • Phone: 573-751-9206
  • Fax: 573-526-7797
  • Email: housing@dmh.mo.gov
  • 1706 E. Elm, PO Box 687, Jefferson City, MO 65102

Liz Hagar-Mace, Housing Director

Contact Liz with questions about:

  • DMH Shelter Plus Care programs
  • DMH Rental Assistance Program (RAP)
  • Statewide housing and homelessness issues
  • The Governor's Committee to End Homelessness
  • Missouri Continuums of Care
  • Affordable and permanent supportive housing development

Edwin Cooper, Affordable Housing Consultant (Balance of State)

Contact Edwin with questions about:

  • DMH Shelter Plus Care programs in smaller metro, non-metro, and rural areas of the state
  • Balance of State Continuum of Care, Joplin Continuum of Care, Springfield Continuum of Care
  • Development and funding of supportive housing projects for people with disabilities statewide

Amy Copeland, Affordable Housing Consultant (Kansas City)

  • 2600 East 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64127
  • Phone: 816-482-5765
  • E-mail: Amy Copeland

Contact Amy with questions about:

  • DMH Shelter Plus Care programs in the Kansas City Metro region and St. Joseph region
  • Other Department of Mental Health housing assistance programs in the Kansas City and St. Joseph regions
  • The Kansas City Regional and the St. Joseph Continuums of Care
  • Housing and homelessness issues in the Kansas City and St. Joseph regions
  • Development and funding of supportive housing projects for people with disabilities in the Kansas City and St. Joseph regions

Kelli Kemna, Affordable Housing Consultant (St. Louis)

Position currently domiciled in Jefferson City

Contact Kelli with questions about:

  • DMH Shelter Plus Care programs in the St. Louis Metropolitan region
  • Other Department of Mental Health housing assistance programs in the St. Louis region
  • Housing and homelessness issues in the St. Louis region
  • St. Louis City and St. Louis County Continuums of Care

Dirk Cable, Housing Development Officer (Western Missouri)

Contact Dirk with questions about:

  • DMH Shelter Plus Care and RAP processing for the western half of Missouri
  • DMH Housing Web site, publications, and manuals

Michelle Sumner, Housing Development Officer (Eastern Missouri)

Contact Michelle with questions about:

  • DMH Shelter Plus Care and RAP processing for the eastern half of Missouri

Angie McEntire, Housing Assistant

Contact Angie with questions about:

  • General information about the DMH Housing Unit and its activities
  • DMH Housing events, meetings, and conferences
  • Monthly invoice processing for all DMH Housing assistance programs
  • Obtaining DMH Housing forms, publications, and related information