Fair Housing Committee


The Fair Housing Committee was established to provide guidance, insight, and action in addressing issues that were raised in the 2012 Analysis of Impediments.


The Committee consists of 14 members with the following structure: (1) Eight members represent the community and names were submitted by the Mayor and Council, (2) Two members are from the CDBG Citizen Advisory Committee, (3) The Executive Director of the Lowndes/Valdosta Commission for Children and Youth, (4) Two representatives of the Valdosta City School System to be appointed by the School System, and (5) One member of the local banking/mortgage industry. The Committee will also be staffed by the Neighborhood Development Manager.

  • Kelly Strozier - Appt. by CDBG CAC
  • David Adams - Appt. by Councilman James Wright
  • Vacant - Appt. by Councilwoman Deidra White
  • Vacant - Appt. by Councilman Robert Yost
  • Vacant - Appt. by Mayor John Gayle
  • Vacant - Appt. by Councilman Tim Carroll
  • Vacant - Appt. by Councilman Ben Norton
  • Herbert Williams - Appt. by Councilman Alvin Payton, Jr.
  • Vacant - Appt. by Councilman Sonny Vickers
  • Rebecca Taylor - Appt. by CDBG CAC
  • Seth Brown - Appt. by Staff
  • Vacant - Appt. by Valdosta City Schools Superintendent
  • Vacant - Appt. by Valdosta City Schools Superintendent
  • Vacant - Appt. by Bank Representative


Meetings Dates for 2017*
January 12 (Last Meeting)April 13
July 13October 12

*All meetings will be held at 5:30 pm in the Multi-Purpose Room at the Valdosta City Hall Annex Building, 300 North Lee Street.

View the Recently Approved Meeting Minutes for the Fair Housing Committee

Interested in Serving

Any City resident interested in serving on the Fair Housing Committee should submit a completed General Membership Application and a signed Code of Ethics Form to Teresa Bolden, City Clerk, located in the City Manager and Mayor's office in City Hall, 216 East Central Avenue, Valdosta, GA 31601.

More Information

For more information, please contact Teresa Bolden, City Clerk, at (229) 259-3503 or contact Vanassa Flucas, Neighborhood Development Manager, at (229) 671-3617.

Neighborhood Development
Neighborhood Development Director

Valdosta City Hall Annex
300 N. Lee St., Suite #206
Valdosta, GA 31601