President and CEO
Colorado Coalition for the Homeless
John Parvensky has served as President and CEO of the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) since 1985. Under his leadership, CCH developed the Stout Street Health Center, a comprehensive and integrated healthcare for the homeless program providing integrated health, mental health, and substance treatment services to more than 12,000 homeless families and individuals annually. CCH has also developed more than 2000 supportive housing and affordable housing units in the Denver area, and manages an additional 800 supportive housing vouchers statewide. He has been a leader in developing integrated health care and housing for homeless and low-income families and individuals, as well as developing the housing first approach for chronically homeless individuals and families.