Board of Commissioners

Kelso Housing Authority SignThe Kelso Housing Authority’s Board of Commissioners oversees the Housing Authority and is responsible for approving KHA policy and the annual budget. The Board of Commissioners also hires the Executive Director, who serves as the Agency’s Chief Executive Officer. The Executive Director oversees the day-to-day operations of the Housing Authority and implements policies and programs.

Board members are volunteers who serve a five-year term.

KHA’s Board of Commissioners holds monthly public meetings. Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:00 am in the Housing Authority meeting room.  (Meetings are currently held via zoom due to the pandemic.)

Persons interested in contacting the Board or attending a meeting, may write them c/o the Kelso Housing Authority at 1415 S. 10th Kelso, WA 98626.

Board Member Position Term Expiration Date
Joleen Reece Executive Director/Board Secretary N/A
Betty Wilson Board Chairperson January 1, 2023
Cameron Carson Vice Chairperson February 1, 2026
Zachary Charette Commissioner December 16, 2026
Gary Schimmel Commissioner April 1, 2022
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