Housing Advisory Board

The Town Council adopted an ordinance on September 14, 2021, to formally establish the Housing Advisory Board (HAB). On October 26, 2021, the Council appointed nine members to serve on the HAB.


The HAB is intended to:

  • Provide Town Council with policy and funding recommendations.
  • Assist in the creation of an Annual Housing Report.
  • Advise on Housing Advocacy efforts.

Meetings & Agendas

Regular meetings of the HAB are held at 5:00 pm on the first Thursday of every quarter (every 3 months). The meeting location is posted on the agenda.

Current Agenda

HAB agendas are available at least 48 hours prior to each meeting.

Meeting Minutes

Board Members

  • Audra Killingsworth, Town Council Member, Non-voting (Oct 2022 - Oct 2023)
  • Tina Sherman, Planning Board Member, Non-voting (Oct 2022 - Oct 2023)
  • Philip J. Welch, Chair (Oct 2021 - Oct 2024)
  • Rhett Fussell, Vice-Chair (Oct 2021 - Oct 2024)
  • Valeria Cesanelli (Oct 2021 - Oct 2024)
  • Paul Kane (Oct 2021 - Oct 2023)
  • Seth Friedman (Oct 2021 - Oct 2023)
  • Jacob Rogers (Oct 2021 - Oct 2023)
  • Martha L. Rodgers (Oct 2021 - Oct 2024)

Staff Support

Michael Linsenmeyer, Senior Housing Specialist
Email Michael

How to Serve 

If you’re interested in serving on HAB, please complete this interest form. You will be contacted when a vacancy occurs. 

Rules of Procedure 

The Housing Advisory Board operates according to the following Rules of Procedure.

Additional Information 

For more information about housing programs and plans in Apex visit the Apex Housing Program page.