James Mathy

Housing Administrator, Department of Health and Human Services, Milwaukee County, Wis.

James Mathy is the Housing Administrator of the Milwaukee County Housing Division. James is responsible for the management of Milwaukee County's Community Development Block Grant funds, HOME funds, Milwaukee County's Housing Authority, Continuum of Care Homeless Programs, and Special Needs Housing programs. He is the author of Milwaukee County's Plan to End Chronic Homelessness leading to a 45 percent reduction in overall homelessness since 2015 and Milwaukee County remains on pace to the largest county in the nation to end chronic homelessness by the end of 2018. James has 20 years experience working in the housing and community health field with a focus on the development of homeless programs and permanent supportive housing.  James possesses a Master's Degree from Marquette University in Public Service.