MICAH House (themicahhouse.org) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ashley Flater as its new executive director. Ashley brings with her extensive experience and expertise in the nonprofit sector, particularly in working with marginalized populations. She has been serving as the interim executive director for MICAH House since October 2021, and during her time in the role, she has already made a significant positive impact on the organization.

During her time as interim executive director, Ashley worked diligently to improve MICAH House’s operations and expand the scope of services it offers. She has been instrumental in strengthening relationships with community partners and securing additional funding to support MICAH House’s mission.

“I am honored to have been selected as the executive director of MICAH House,” said Flater. “I look forward to continuing to work with our dedicated staff, volunteers and partners to provide critical services to families and women experiencing homelessness in our community.”

MICAH House is a vital resource in Council Bluffs, providing emergency shelter, case management and other support services to families and women experiencing homelessness. Under Flater’s leadership, the organization is poised to make an even greater impact on the community.

Founded in 1986, MICAH House is an emergency homeless shelter that serves women and families in the Omaha-Metro area and Southwest Iowa. MICAH House provides safe shelter, nutritious meals, intensive case management services, health care access and adult budgeting classes as individuals seek a better tomorrow. Learn more at www.themicahhouse.org.