This board is responsible for the oversight of the Housing Authority and its Executive Director.
The Housing Authority provides temporary, subsidized, safe, decent sanitary housing for eligible persons.
This board was established by State Code 31-3-340.


Click here to read their by-laws.


The board consists of seven (7) members that will include one (1) member who must be a resident of the Housing Authority.
Term for this board is five (5) years with one (1) reappointment.
All appointees must reside in the corporate limits of the city.


Meetings are held on the third Thursday of the month.

Committee Members:

Term Ends
Alexzena Furgess2
April 2023  
Bobby Gist5
June 2019
Selena Pickens2  
September 2022
Ernest Cromartie II2 
March 2021
Jennifer Rubin2   
May 2020
Bessie Watson2    
November 2017
George Green2
March 2021

Contact Info:

Mr. Gil Walker
Executive Director
1917 Harden Street
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 254-3886
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