Michael L. Ferrell, Executive Director

Coalition for the Homeless

Michael L. Ferrell is the Executive Director of the Coalition for the Homeless (CFH). He joined CFH in 1989 as the Director of Operations and was promoted to his current position in 1996. He is a native Washingtonian with more than 32 years of experience in public service including with the D.C. Department of Employment Services, the former D.C. Commission on Social Services, and the Council of Churches of Greater Washington.

Mr. Ferrell is a member of Leadership Greater Washington’s class of 2006, and has served on numerous committees and Boards including, the Nonprofit Roundtable of Greater Washington, Unity Health Care, the District’s Interagency Council on Homelessness, and currently chairs the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments’ Homeless Services Committee, which is responsible for the annual regional homeless enumeration report.


If you have questions or concerns about the Coalition’s programs and services, please contact Michael Ferrell, Executive Director, at 202-347-8870, or email – mferrell@dccfh.org.  Thank you.


  • 1234 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Suite C-1015
  • DC, Washington 20005
  • (202) 347-8870

Coalition for the Homeless, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization registered with the Internal Revenue Service/Department of the Treasury.



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