As a Staff Attorney at HomeBase, John Melis serves multiple local government and non-profit clients throughout the greater Bay Area. He supports the Solano County Continuum of Care, providing policy analysis, basic governance, and trainings on HUD’s policy goals and statutory compliance. He also supports a local joint powers authority responsible for implementing the Community Services Block Grant program, providing materials and guidance on the implementation of best practices. Mr. Melis also provides technical assistance regarding the Homeless Management Information System, both providing consulting services as well as direct HMIS management. Mr. Melis received his JD from the University of California, Davis School of Law.