Why is Commissioner Rodney Ellis’s wife business partner the Director of Policy for the Harris County Precinct 1 Commissioner?
Gilliam sits on the board of directors for the Coalition for the Homeless, a charity founded by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.
The Coalition for the Homeless has received over $35 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds through Harris County’s Commissioners Court.
Does anyone else find this to be a severe conflict of interest?
In 2019, the Coalition for the Homeless received $6 million in donations, the organization spent nearly $2.5 million on salaries and benefits.
There still is no data for 2020 990’s
MICHAEL NICHOLS (PRESIDENT/CEO) $131,787
LYNN LOHR (COO)$106,910
ANA RAUSCH (VP OF PROGRAM OPERATIONS )$106,462
The County has awarded Coalition for the Homeless over $35 million
So Gilliam, who is Rodney Ellis’s wives business partner at a Real Estate firm sits on the board of the Coalition for the Homeless, which received $35 million from Harris County is now overseeing the COVID Community Housing Program?
I wonder how much they are making on the back end of this deal?
The same Lance Gilliam that over Pilicy for Turner and took over control of the HHA.
Gilliam is also partners with Rodney Ellis’s wife in a commercial real estate company Moody Ramkin. This committee is full of swamp creatures!