Staff Leadership

An Executive Team leads Community Advocates' 100 staff members, within four different Divisions (Basic Needs, Behavioral Health, Milwaukee Women's Center, and the Public Policy Institute).

Members of the Executive Team (see below) oversee all aspects of direct client services and administration of the agency.

Chief Executive Officer

Andi Elliott


Chief Operating Officer and Director, Basic Needs Division

Maudwella Kirkendoll


Chief Financial Officer

Bill Koch

Director: IT

Mark Rosnow


Director: Supportive Housing Program

Matt Raymond

Deputy Director: Public Policy Institute

Kari Lerch


Development Director

Kris Uhen


Strategic Development Director

Steve Schultz

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What Are Basic Needs?

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