GAINESVILLE, Fla., February 26, 2015 — Gainesville Housing Authority (GHA) congratulates the new officers for the Oak Park Resident Council, sworn in on February 9.

Ms. Rebecca J. Hightower, who is also Vice Chairperson on the GHA board, serves as president on the Oak Park Resident Council while Ms. Odisstean Hill serves as Vice President.

The full list of officers is as follows:

  • Rebecca J. Hightower, President
  • Odisstean Hill, Vice President
  • LaTonya Star Porter, Secretary
  • Mildred Hunt, Assistant Secretary
  • Margaret “Peggy” Gervais, Treasurer
  • Martin “Marty” Kirkland, Assistant Treasurer

About Gainesville Housing Authority (GHA)
Since 1966, Gainesville Housing Authority has advocated for and provided affordable housing for eligible individuals and families. GHA works closely with the U.S. Department of HUD, the City of Gainesville, and area agencies and organizations. Strategic collaborations allow the organization to provide many services and opportunities to residents and the entire community. GHA aims to help residents achieve self-sufficiency by building their own wealth they move out of public housing.

Gainesville Housing Authority
(352) 872-5500