Board of Commissioners

RRHA is governed by a board of commissioners appointed by the Richmond City Council.

Board Meetings

The Board of Commissioners meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 5:30 pm at the RRHA main office at 901 Chamberlayne Parkway, Richmond, Virginia 23220. Meetings are open to the public. To view public meetings information click here.

Call 804-780-4200 to confirm the meeting date/time or e-mail us at

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.

Appointed Commissioners

Veronica Blount
Chair of the Board of Commissioners

Neil S. Kessler
Vice Chairman of the Board of Commissioners

RRHA Commissioner Marilyn Olds

Marilyn B. Olds

RRHA Commissioner

Jonathan E. Coleman

Robley Jones

Robley Shelton Jones

Basil I Gooden

Basil I. Gooden, PhD

M. Barrett Hardiman

M. Barrett Hardiman

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William R. Johnson, Jr.