Housing Authority Commission


  • Last Thursday of each month call on the call of the Chairperson unless otherwise posted


  • Chrystie Braden
    Term Expires: January 31, 2025
  • David Heumader
    Term Expires: January 31, 2025
  • Ashley McKinney
    Term Expires: January 31, 2025
  • Kodie Schmitt
    Term Expires: January 31, 2025
  • Amber Williamson, Resident Commissioner
    Term Expires: November 30, 2025


The Housing Authority was established in November of 1979 by Ordinance Number 3237, as specified in Article V, Section 5.1 of the City Charter, and authorized by Resolution Number 406 dated November of 1969. 

Goals & Duties

The duties of the commission are set forth in Chapter 99 RSMo. Basically, the Commission is in charge of low-income housing; administering programs for the HUD office; overseeing the administration of the housing authority office including setting rents and utility allowances; and making other financial decisions. The five-member commission is appointed by the Mayor. Commissioners serve four-year terms.