Board & Planning

The HHA Board meets at 7:00 pm on the third Wednesday of every month  – MEETINGS ARE CURRENTLY HAPPENING VIRTUALLY (usually at the Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Campus, Hauenstein Center, 220 Cherry SE, H1 Community Room (main floor, turn left at the first hall and first room on your left)). Neighbors are welcome to attend. If you want an item placed on the Board agenda, you need to call or email the HHA office at 616-459-8950/ before 4:00 pm of the second Tuesday of the month. If you want to address the Board regarding an agenda item, public comment is taken at the beginning of each meeting. For non-agenda items, public comment is taken at the end of each meeting. Typically Board meetings last until 8:30 to 9:00 pm. The HHA Board agenda is available the Monday of the Board week. If you would like a copy of the agenda, please email, with your request and a copy will be emailed to you.

Executive Committee:


Wendy Falb (2023) 2nd Term

Vice President

Suzanne De Haan (2021) 1st Term


James Scozzari (2022) 1st term


Richard App (2023) 1st Term

Board Members:

Wes Beck (2022) 2nd Term

Kate Diedrich (2021) 2nd Term

Amy DeMott (2022) 1st Term

Jeffrey Fawcett (2023) 1st Term

Carolyn Ferrari (2021) Appt.

Sarah Green (2023) 2nd Term


Laura Joyce (2023) 1st Term

Wayne Norlin (2022) 1st Term

Jeff Martin (2021) Appt.

Scott Opperman (2022) 1st Term

John Walendowski (2021) 1st Term



HHA Board members may be contacted through:

HHA Office

126 College SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503Phone: 616-459-8950
Fax: 616-459-2409


Bylaws (pdf)

1988 Master Plan (pdf)

2005 Master Plan Supplement (pdf)

Prospect Avenue Study Plan_1 (pdf)

State Street Area Specific Plan

50 College SE Report

Annual Reports:

2019 Annual Report

2018 HHA Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

2016 Annual Report

2015 Annual Report

2014 HHA Annual Report

2013 HHA Annual Report

Board Minutes:

December Minutes 2019

January Minutes 2020

February Minutes 2020

April Minutes 2020

May Minutes 2020

June Minutes 2020

August Minutes 2020

September Minutes 2020

October Minutes 2020

November Minutes 2020

Annual Meeting and December Minutes 2020

January Minutes 2021

February Minutes 2021

March Minutes 2021

April Minutes 2021

May Minutes 2021

June Minutes 2021

July Minutes 2021