Missoula Housing Authority Board


  • 5:30 p.m.
  • Third Wednesday of every month
  • Missoula Housing Authority
    1235 34th Street
    Missoula, MT 59802

Agendas & Minutes

View the most current agenda and current/archived minutes at the Missoula Housing Authority website.


Through creative partnerships and innovative development, the Missoula Housing Authority (MHA) provides quality housing solutions for low-income and middle-income households in Missoula and the surrounding area and plays an active and leading role as a housing advocate.


MHA collaborates creatively with multiple nonprofit and for-profit organizations, each playing distinct and vital roles, to ensure that Missoula's housing solutions access every opportunity and leverage diverse tools and methods. 

MHA is committed to providing creative programs and tools for participants to assist them in reaching their goals of stable housing, including homeownership and economic self-sufficiency.


  • Seven members (two are resident members)
  • Five-year terms (two-year terms for resident members)

Appointment is by the mayor. No housing commissioner may be a city official. 

Members Start of Term End of Term
Collin Bangs June 26, 2017 June 25, 2022
Erma Mack-Wilkes (Resident Member) November 9, 2020 June 25, 2023
Kaia Peterson June 26, 2018 June 25, 2023
Mike Nugent November 14, 2019 June 25, 2024
Teigan Avery July 15, 2020 June 25, 2023
Kila Shields June 26, 2021 June 25, 2026
John Richards (Resident Member) June 26, 2021 June 25, 2023


Missoula Municipal Code (MMC) 2.26 (PDF); Montana Code Annotated (MCA) 7.15.44 and 7.15.45.

Council Committee

Administration and Finance 

For more information contact the Department Liaison - Missoula Housing Authority - Lori Davidson, MHA Director, 406-549-4113.


Position vacancies are advertised in the media approximately one month in advance. Interested in serving on a board? These are the vacant positions we are recruiting now.