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Due to the COVID-19, the office is closed to walk-ins until further notice. We will be closed for staff training Tuesday (10/19) and Thursday (10/21). 
Please call: (202) 719-6560 or use " Ask the Chief Tenant Advocate " for assistance.
Read Mayor Bowser’s Presentation on DC’s COVID-19 Situational Update: May 17

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Johanna Shreve

Johanna Shreve

Johanna Shreve is the Chief Tenant Advocate of the District of Columbia since the inception of the Office of the Tenant Advocate in fiscal year 2006. She is responsible for the creation of this government agency whose primary mission is the legal protection of District tenants, creation of educational products and the design and coordination of community based programs. In addition, the office is responsible for the administration of a citywide emergency housing program. Ms. Shreve brings more than 20 years of affordable housing to this position and believes that all tenants are entitled to decent, safe and sanitary housing.