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Organization of the Health, Housing & Homelessness Department

Gilbert Ramirez

Director of Health, Housing & Homelessness Gilbert Ramírez, MSW

The Department of Health, Housing, and Homelessness strives to improve the quality of life for everyone in Albuquerque by supporting behavioral health, public health initiatives, affordable housing, and homeless services. 



Provides administrative services for the department.


Gilbert Ramírez, Director

Katie Simon, PIO 
Email: [email protected]

Behavioral Health & Wellness

Administers contracts for mental health and substance abuse treatment.

Reina Martinez, Division Manager - 505-768-4704
Email: [email protected]

Community Development

Provides grant assistance for programs and services that serve people of low and moderate income through federal, state, and local funds.

Monica Montoya, Division Manager - 505-768-2734
Email: [email protected]

Contract Administration and Resources

Regina Apodaca Division Manager - 505-768-4597
Email: [email protected]


Provides accounting and grants administration for the department.

Anna Marie Lujan, Division Manager - 505-768-2909
Email: [email protected]

Health & Social Service Centers

Provide, as a community focal point, services to meet the health, education, and social service needs of the community.

Mayan Armijo, Health & Social Services Division Manager - 505-768-2982
Email: [email protected]

  • Alamosa Health & Social Service Center

Eleanor Benavidez, Community Services Operations Coordinator - 505-836-8800
Email: [email protected]

View Alamosa Health & Social Service Center Information

  • John Marshall Health & Social Services Center

Jeannette Otero, Social Services Center Manager - 505-848-1345
Email: [email protected]

View John Marshall Health & Social Services Center Information

  • East Central Health & Social Services Center

Michelle Sena, Social Services Center Manager - 505-767-5700
Email: [email protected]

View East Central Health & Social Services Center Information

  • Los Griegos Health & Social Services Center

Yvonne Chavez, Social Services Center Manager - 505-761-4050
Email: [email protected]

View Los Griegos Health & Social Services Center Information

Homeless Programs & Initiatives

Administers contracts that address the needs of people experiencing homelessness.

Heidiliza Shultz, Division Manager - 505-768-2844
Email: [email protected]


Provides maintenance services to FCS facilities.

Eric Gonzalez, Building Maintenance Manager - 505-768-2830
Email: [email protected]