Gail Spencer is the Coordinator of Shelters and Homelessness for the City of Greater Sudbury. She has held this position since 2008 and has worked in various roles within the City of Greater Sudbury Social Services Division for the past 25 years.
At the City of Greater Sudbury Gail is responsible for administering the homelessness funding that the City receives through the Federal, Provincial and Municipal levels of government. The City partners with several community agencies to provide programs for people experiencing homelessness including street outreach, emergency shelters, homelessness prevention and Housing First case management. Gail believes building collaborative partnerships is the key to successful programs aimed at ending chronic homelessness.