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Title:Housing Development Authority, Illinois
Website:Illinois Housing Development Authority
Contact Name:Kristin Faust
Contact Title:Executive Director, Illinois Housing Development Authority
Contact Comments:Seconday Contact: Maureen Ohle (GC)
Function:The Authority subsidizes, with below-market-rate mortgages, housing rehabilitation and single-family home purchases for handicapped, senior citizens, and low- and moderate-income persons and families; makes loans for construction of multi-family units; administers federal rent subsidy programs; provides funds for loans or grants to finance rehabilitation of housing for homeless mentally ill.
Term:4 years from 2nd Monday in January and until successor is appointed and qualified
Senate Confirmation:Yes
Party Affiliation:No more than 5 from the same political party.
Qualifications:No more than 3 from any one county.
Composition:9 appointed by Governor - (Governor appoints Chairperson) 1 at least 60 years of age (*)
Chair:Designated by the Governor
Authority:20 ILCS 3805/4

 Member Names

Name (Last, First)Term ExpiresMember SinceAffiliationAppointed ByPositionTitleCounty
Arbuckle III, Tommy Lee1/19/20259/14/2021DemocratGovernorMemberPeoria
Berg, Sonia1/9/202310/21/2019RepublicanGovernorMemberRock Island
Harris, King1/14/20237/11/2016DemocratGovernorChair, MemberCook
Hayes, Daniel K. 1/13/202512/16/2022IndependentGovernorMemberCook
Hutchcraft, Brice A. 1/13/202512/16/2022DemocratGovernorMemberChampaign
Morsch, Thomas1/13/202511/18/2019RepublicanGovernorMemberLake
Ramirez, Luz1/13/20253/13/2017DemocratGovernorMemberWinnebago
Tornatore, Sam1/14/20232/25/2013RepublicanGovernorSecretaryDuPage