Housing Advisory Committee

Meetings


  • TBD
  • TBD
  • City Hall, 5520 Lacy Road, Fitchburg,WI 53711

Agendas & Minutes


Housing Advisory Committee agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 
View Agendas and Minutes

Members


Members serve 3 year staggered terms.
 Name Term Expires
Committee Position
Phone Number
Olivia Parry 4/21/2020 Citizen - Housing Partner 608-266-4270
Brian Schimming  4/21/2020 608-220-7132
Brian McKee
4/20/2021 Citizen - Housing Development 608-271-4900
Godwin Amegashie
4/20/2021 Citizen - Housing Finance
608-270-1532
Jennifer Clary
4/19/2022 CEDA Member
608-301-5866
Marchelle Mertens  4/19/2022  Citizen - Multifamily 425-802-5850 
Mallory Gorman  4/19/2022  Citizen - Attorney   608-445-6123
Adrianne Wafford  4/19/2022  Citizen -  Property Management 608-442-7188
Dorothy Krause  4/21/2020  Alder 608-271-7532
Joyce Frey   Staff Contact 608-270-4246

Composition


The housing advisory committee will be made up of nine members as follows: one alderperson, one Community Economic Development Authority (CEDA) member, and seven citizen members. The citizen members shall have a background in one of the following areas: housing finance, housing development, non-profit with an emphasis on housing, attorney, real estate broker or appraiser, housing expert, property management or economist. At least three of the seven citizen members shall be residents of the City of Fitchburg. A majority of members shall constitute a quorum.

Summary of Duties


The committee shall act as an advisory to the Community and Economic Development Authority, Plan Commission and Common Council.  The committee may study, research and recommend policies and actions to the Common Council and other committees as appropriate to promote affordable homeownership and rental housing, and implement the goals, strategies and action items of the Fitchburg Housing Plan.