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Housing Finance Authority

MMBR Liaison: Nikki Mims

Board Type: Orange County
Enabling Legislation:
The Orange County Housing Finance Authority was established by Orange County Ordinance No. 78-18, effective November 3, 1978, and passed by the Board of County Commissioners on October 31, 1978, pursuant to Chapter 78-89, Laws of Florida. A resolution was adopted November 28, 1978, to include transacting business and exercising powers pursuant to Chapter 78-89, Laws of Florida.
Membership:
Five members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners, one of whom shall be designated by the Board as Chairman. Not less than three of the members shall be knowledgeable in one of the following fields: labor, finance, or commerce.
Member Types:
  • 1 Commerce Representative
  • 3 Finance Representative
  • 1 Labor Representative
Term Length: 4 Years
Term Of Office:
The terms of the members are staggered. NOTE: A member of the Housing Finance authority shall hold office until his successor has been appointed and has qualified. Each vacancy shall be filled by the Board of County Commissioners for the remainder of the unexpired term. A certificate of appointment or reappointment of any member shall be filed with the Comptroller of Orange County.
Powers and Duties:
Chapter 78-89, Laws of Florida, outlines the powers and duties of the Authority. The Authority may employ such agents and employees as it may require and may delegate to an agent or employee such powers or duties as deemed proper. Legal counsel for the Board of County Commissioners of Orange County shall serve as legal counsel for the Housing Finance Authority unless by majority vote the Authority decides to employ different counsel. The Authority shall make, purchase, and sell loans for qualifying housing developments; shall issue bonds and limit sources from which such bonds are payable. A member shall receive no compensation for his services, but shall be entitled to necessary expenses, including travel expenses, incurred in his duties.
Meetings:
First Wednesday of each month at 8:30 a.m., Board of County Commissioners Chambers, First Floor, County Administration Center, 201 S. Rosalind Avenue, Orlando, FL

Learn more about Orange County public meetings at County Calendar.

Contact Person:
W.D. Morris
Executive Director
Housing Finance Authority
(407) 894-0014
Notes:
Financial disclosure is required. The Housing Finance Authority is considered to be an office under the Florida Constitution per the County Attorney's Office.

Last Revised: 2/15/2021

Member Name Member Type Term Expires
Vernice Atkins-Bradley Commerce Representative 12/31/2024
Ray Dickson Colado Finance Representative 12/31/2026
Kenneth D. Hughes Labor Representative 12/31/2024
Curtis C. Hunter Finance Representative 12/31/2025
Mercedes Figueroa McCall Finance Representative 12/31/2023

No vacancies at this time. Please check back later.

December 6, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 December.pdf

November 1, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 November Board Worksession.pdf

November 1, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 November.pdf
  • Minutes - OCHFA DRAFT Minutes November 1, 2023.pdf (Draft)*

October 20, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda - TEFRA Hearing 10.20.23.pdf
  • Minutes - Silver Lakes TEFRA Minutes 10.20.23.pdf

October 4, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 October Board Worksession.pdf
  • Minutes - OCHFA DRAFT Minutes October 4 2023 JC Board Worksession.pdf (Draft)*

October 4, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 October.pdf
  • Minutes - OCHFA DRAFT Minutes October 4, 2023.pdf (Draft)*

September 25, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda - TEFRA Hearing.pdf
  • Minutes - The Waters TEFRA Hearing Minutes.pdf

September 6, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 September.pdf
  • Minutes - OCHFA DRAFT Minutes September 6 2023.pdf (Draft)*

August 7, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda - TEFRA Hearing $32MM.pdf
  • Minutes - 08.07.23 Minutes TEFRA Hearing $32.MM.pdf

August 2, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 August.pdf
  • Minutes - OCHFA DRAFT Minutes August 2, 2023.pdf (Draft)*

June 7, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 June.pdf

June 5, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda - TEFRA Hearing (009).pdf
  • Minutes - Southwick TEFRA Minutes.pdf

May 19, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda - TEFRA Hearing.pdf
  • Minutes - Minutes TEFRA Hearing.pdf

May 19, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda - TEFRA Hearing.pdf
  • Minutes - Minutes TEFRA Hearing.pdf

May 3, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 May.pdf
  • Minutes - OCHFA DRAFT Minutes May 3, 2023.pdf (Draft)*

April 5, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 April.pdf
  • Minutes - April 5, 2023.pdf (Draft)*

April 5, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 April Joint Comm.pdf
  • Minutes - April 5, 2023 Joint Comm.pdf (Draft)*

March 1, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 March.pdf
  • Minutes - OCHFA DRAFT Minutes Mar 1 2023.pdf (Draft)*

February 16, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda 02.16.23.pdf
  • Minutes - OCHFA DRAFT Minutes Feb 16 2023.pdf (Draft)*

February 16, 2023

  • Agenda - Agenda - TEFRA Hearing.pdf
  • Minutes - Minutes TEFRA Hearing 52 at Park.pdf

February 1, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 February.pdf
  • Minutes - OCHFA DRAFT Minutes Feb 1 2023.pdf (Draft)*

January 4, 2023

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2023 January.pdf
  • Minutes - OCHFA DRAFT Minutes Jan 4 2023.pdf (Draft)*

December 7, 2022

  • Agenda - OCHFA Preliminary Agenda 2022 December.pdf
  • Minutes - OCHFA DRAFT Minutes Dec 7. 2022.pdf (Draft)*


*This document is a draft and is provided as a courtesy. This document is not to be considered as the final minutes. All information contained herein is subject to change upon further review and approval by the appropriate agency/board/committee.