Board of Directors
Cheri Gerken, Presentation Partners in Housing
Jeremy Carney, Dept of Social Work, MSUM
Gary Groberg, Retired, Churches United for the Homeless
Sarah Kemp, Veterans Adminisration Homeless Programs
Ashley Ladbury, First Link
Joshua Boschee, Adams Development, The Erik Hatch Team
Sonja Ellner, FM Dorothy Day House of Hospitality
Heidi Uecker, J.D., Legal Services of Northwest Minnesota
Eric Momsen, Microsoft
Chris Johnson, Ph.D., Rape and Abuse Crisis Center
Cody J. Schuler
Cody J. Schuler is the executive director of the FM Coalition for Homeless Persons. Previously, he served as the program coordinator for the Coordinated Assessment, Referral, and Evaluation System (CARES) for North Dakota and West Central Minnesota. Having called North Dakota home most of his life, he is thrilled to be able to be working in Fargo-Moorhead and across the region working with those on the ground to improve the lives of his fellow citizens. He is a current member of the board of directors of the North Dakota Coalition for Homeless People and served as that organization's Legislative Coordinator during the 2017 Legislative Assembly. Cody holds degrees from Dakota Wesleyan University and Duke University, is a trained community organizer, holds a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Duke University, and has a passion working in issues of social justice and systems change. A self-identified NPR nerd and coffee addict, Cody enjoys politics, theology, snowshoeing, and Blue Devil basketball.
Prior directors of the FM Coalition include Laurie J. Baker, Rebekah Kreuger, and Michael Carbone.