The Housing Network of Hamilton County is composed of a diverse team of members and volunteers that work to provide and maintain affordable housing for people with disabilities. We are available to answer any questions you might have. Don’t hesitate to reach out!


Gina Gehm

Executive Director


Gina serves as Executive Director of Housing Network of Hamilton County.  For the past 11 years, Gina has worked to provide affordable housing opportunities, focusing on housing for people with disabilities for the past several years.  She believes that having an affordable quality home that works for an individual is critical to a person’s success and well being.  It is Gina’s goal to create these housing opportunities for people with disabilities.


Christina Zillich

Occupancy Specialist



Christina has worked with The Housing Network of Hamilton County for the past 5 years. She discovered us after seeking out opportunities for one of her own family members, so assisting individuals with disabilities is very near and dear to her heart. Christina ensures clients have a smooth transition when moving in or out of our properties.


Valerie Stitzel

Housing Specialist

Valerie has been with the Housing Network for over a year.  She assists tenants and providers in ensuring that they have appropriate housing.

Dennis Ruhe

Maintenance Director

Dennis has been with The Housing Network for 6 years and is one of our service technicians. He had 16 years of experience working in the apartment industry before he decided to make the switch to the nonprofit sector, which he feels provides more meaningful and fulfilling work.



Jim Cason

Maintenance Technician



Jim has worked with The Housing Network of Hamilton County for 16 years performing maintenance on our properties. He initially joined our team so he could utilize his skills to assist others, and he hopes our organization can one day expand to the inner city of Cincinnati to better the lives of even more clients.



Rick Minges

Maintenance Technician




Rick started with the Housing Network of Hamilton County six years ago. After hearing about the position, he jumped at the opportunity because it granted him the opportunity to use his talents for good — by helping people with disabilities regain autonomy and feel the sense of community that comes with living in their own home.


Dylan Cottingham

Maintenance Assistant

Dylan Cottingham is new to our maintenance team and brings excellent experience in a specialty maintenance shop.  Dylan is eager and effective and is excited to be able to do maintenance to serve a higher purpose.


Ron Binder

Project Manager


Ron has been with The Housing Network of Hamilton County for 16 years and loves that the organization aims to make life easier for others. He would like to see The Housing Network grow to serve more individuals and be the go-to housing option for individuals with disabilities.



Board Member Role
Melanie Beck Chair
Kathryn Gibbons Vice Chair
Marc Seifert Treasurer
Rick Taylor Secretary
Scott LeCount Trustee
Debbie Greenbaum Trustee
Barb Neman Trustee
Michael Denlinger Trustee
Melissa Kroener Trustee