City of Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority, Board of Commissioners

Type: Authority

Meeting Frequency: Fourth Monday, at 3:00 p.m., RRHA Administration Building, 2624 Salem Turnpike, N. W.

Contact: Secretary, David Bustamante, (540) 983-9241; [email protected]

Members: Seven (7), (*) Denotes Non-City resident

MemberTerm of OfficeEligible for Reappointment
Andrew J. Anguiano08/31/24Yes
Karen Michalski-Karney 
08/31/26Yes
Edward Garner08/31/24No
Karen Walker08/31/27Yes
Drew H. Kepley08/31/25Yes
Duane Smith08/31/24No
Vacant08/31/26Yes


Purpose: The Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority is a political subdivision of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Commissioners are appointed by City Council for four-year terms. Their primary roles are to establish policy, articulate goals, supervise the Executive Director, and provide oversight of policy implementation by staff. Commissioners reflect community ideals in establishing policy and represent RRHA in the community. They also build community support and partnerships for initiatives and programs.

NOTE: See Title 36, Housing, of the Code of Virginia (1950), as amended. State Code does not require City residency.

 For additional information, please contact the Secretary.