Purpose:  Develop and implement communication plans both internally and with the general public.

Kathy Hunter, Director Program Development, Supportive Housing Works, 
Christie Stewart, Director Development, New Reach,

Committee Members:
Adam Bovilsky, City of Norwalk, ODFC Co-chair
Mike Merli, Public Allies AmeriCorps, Supportive Housing Works
Marlene Orr, Recovery Network of Programs
Michelle Walker, Operation Hope

Ad Hoc Committee Member:
Pam Ralston, ODFC Manager,

Staff: TBD

Meetings: Monthly, 3rd Wednesday, 1 - 2:30 pm, Norwalk City Hall, Room 101, unless otherwise indicated on the website calendar


  • Website Development – Communications Committee has launched a website, which will serve as one tool for informing both our internal organizational partners, as well as external audiences such as donors, legislators and foundations interested in learning more about ODFC’s work.
  • Special Event Communication – ODFC leaders work with the committee to develop plans and special communication like news releases, newsletters and brochures.