Wilmington Housing Authority

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 The Wilmington Housing Authority's mission is to provide quality, affordable housing in safe, attractive communities for the families they serve, thereby improving the quality of life for all residents of New Hanover County.

The WHA's Board of Commissioners consists of nine (9) commissioners, all appointed by the Mayor of the City of Wilmington.  Each commissioner holds office for a term of five (5) years, or until his/her successor has been appointed and has qualified.


Regular monthly meetings of the Board are held on the fourth Monday of each month at 4:30 p.m. 


Wilmington Housing Authority
1524 South 16th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Current Members

 Term to Expire On:

 Kenneth Chestnut, Sr., Chair  01/05/2021
 Nancy Guyton  04/01/2023
 Joan Johnson  04/01/2023
 Betsy Kahn  04/01/2019
 Lee Backston  04/01/2023
 Al Sharp  04/01/2022
 Theresa Everett  04/01/2022
 Keith Gearity  04/01/2024
 Phillip Webb  03/15/2021


For additional information, please see WHA's website.