Carrie Schmidt, Director of the Richmond Field Office brought the HUD Region III Administrator, Matthew Heckles to visit the Bristol Redevelopment and Housing Authority. Robert Davenport, Director of the Richmond Public Housing Office was also present. During their visit, a brief presentation from BRHA was followed by a tour of the Village at Oakview, as well as the site for the proposed Goodson Hills. Little Ten joined the meeting for lunch and also gave a brief presentation. BRHA was excited to share accomplishments and upcoming plans.
Left to right: Gary Poulton (Commissioner), Jennifer Taylor (Chair), Lisa Porter (BRHA Executive Director), Carrie Schmidt (Director of the Richmond Field Office), Josh, Fleenor (Vice-Chair), Denise Franklin (Commissioner), Matthew Heckles (HUD Regiona III Administrator), Robert Davenport (Director of Public Housing, Richmond Field Office), Jake Holmes (City Councilman), Ellen Tolton (CDBG Coordinator for City of Bristol) and Lynn Pannell (BRHA Resident Services Director)