Boards and Commissions Membership

Board/Commision
Affordable Housing Committee
Authorization
Resolution (No. R-06-159, Enactment No. 2007-011)
Purpose
The primary responsibility of the Affordable Housing Committee (AHC or Committee) shall be to advise the City on policies and activities related to affordable housing.
Composition
F. The Mayor shall appoint the members of the Committee with the advice and consent of the Council. The AHC may make recommendations to the Mayor for appointment and reappointment to the Committee at the expiration of member terms or upon their resignation. The AHC shall select a Chairperson who shall be a Committee member from the private for-profit or not-for-profit sector.
G. The AHC shall consist of 12 members representing the following industries and community sectors: two low- and moderate-income residents or advocates, one of whom may represent the legal and Fair Housing sector; one representative from the housing building industry; two representatives of the housing lending industry; one representative of the not-for-profit housing development sector; one individual who represents housing needs of people with disabilities; one senior citizen advocate; two representatives from the Department of Family and Community Services, one of whom represents Albuquerque Housing Services; one representative from the Department of Planning; and one representative from the Department of Municipal Development. Non-City staff members shall be appointed for staggered three-year terms. The Committee may recommend Subcommittees that may include non-AHC members. Each Subcommittee shall include at least one member of the AHC who shall serve as the Subcommittee Chairperson.
H. The Department of Family and Community Services or the Planning Department shall provide staff assistance to the AHC and its Subcommittees.
Current Membership
RepresentingName
Term
1.
Low and Moderate Income AdvocateMs. Joan Costello
06/01/2020
2.
Low and Moderate Income AdvocateVacant
3.
Housing Building IndustryMr. Lawrence Peterson
06/01/2018
4.
Housing Lending IndustryMs. Patricia C. Nie
06/01/2016
5.
Housing Lending IndustryMs. Shawn M Colbert
06/01/2020
6.
Not-For-Profit Housing SectorVacant
7.
Housing for People with DisabilitiesVacant
8.
Senior Citizen AdvocateVacant
9.
Dept. of Family and Community ServicesMr. Doug Chaplin
06/01/2017
10.
Dpt. of Family and Community Services - AHAMs. Linda Bridge
06/01/2016
11.
Dpt. of PlanningMs. Rebecca D Velarde
06/01/2018
12.
Dept. of Municipal DevelopmentMr. Mark Motsko
06/01/2018
Contact: Richard Giron II, (505) 768-2968