RRHA is governed by a board of commissioners appointed by the Richmond City Council. Their role and responsibilities include establishing priorities and policies, advocacy, and review and approval of contracts.
Attend a Board Meeting
The Board of Commissioners meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at RRHA, 600 East Broad Street, 5th Floor Boardroom, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Meetings are open to the public. Call 804-780-4200 to confirm the meeting date and time or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To address the RRHA Board of Commissioners, please submit an Online Public Comment Request Form.
Commissioners may also be contacted through the Executive Office at 804-780-4246.
Meet the Appointed Commissioners
W.R. “Bill” Johnson, Jr.
Veronica G. Blount
Patrice Shelton, CCHWSr
Eddie L. Jackson, Jr.
Harold Parker, Jr.
Kyle R. Elliott
Gregory E. Lewis
Gregory E. Lewis
|Barrett Hardiman, Chair||July 27, 2020–January 9, 2024|
|Veronica G. Blount||May 23, 2016–January 9, 2024|
|W.R. “Bill” Johnson, Jr., Vice Chair||July 27, 2020–March 26, 2024|
|Charlene Pitchford||September 14, 2020–November 24, 2023|
|Patrice Shelton||September 14, 2020–October 25, 2022|
|Eddie Jackson, Jr.||June 13, 2022–April 26, 2026|
|Harold Parker, Jr.||June 13, 2022–January 12, 2025|
|Kyle R. Elliott||November 14, 2022–June 28, 2026|
|Gregory E. Lewis||November 14, 2022–March 26, 2024|
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- RICHMOND CITY COUNCIL APPOINTS NEW MEMBERS TO COMPLETE RRHA’S NINE MEMBER BOARD OF COMMISSIONERSRichmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority (RRHA) welcomes two additional board members to complete RRHA’s nine (9) member Board of Commissioners. They were recently appointed by…
- Meet RRHA’s New CEO Steven Nesmith –Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at 10 a.m. @ Baker Senior Apartments–WHEN: Tuesday, September 6, 2022 10 a.m. WHERE: Baker Senior Apartments, 100 West Baker Street, Richmond VA 23220Rear courtyard entrance In the Gilpin Court Community …
- RRHA Board Announces New CEO, Steven NesmithA former Assistant Secretary at the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development and former Deputy Assistant Secretary at the U.S. Commerce Department Economic Development Agency, Mr. Nesmith will take the helm of the organization on October 1, 2022.