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Mayor's office seeking commissioners for Seattle Housing

Two openings to be filled

SEATTLE — May 12, 2014— The Seattle Housing Authority is currently seeking two new commissioners for the Seattle Housing Authority Board of Commissioners.  Both vacancies are at-large positions. 

The 7-member Board of Commissioners includes five at-large positions and two resident positions.  The commissioners are responsible for approving the agency’s annual budget and setting policy. 

Regular Board meetings are held the third Monday of the month. An informal Board briefing is usually held on the second Tuesday of the month. Commissioners serve four-year terms. 

The Mayor appoints the commissioners, who are then confirmed by the Seattle City Council.  

Anyone interested in serving on the Seattle Housing Authority Board of Commissioners may send a resume and letter of interest to Commission Staff Liaison, Pedro Gomez