Jill Knutson-Kaske hired as Duluth HRA Executive Director
Jill A. Knutson-Kaske, MPH was recently hired by the Board of Commissioners of the Duluth Housing & Redevelopment Authority (HRA) as their new Executive Director. Knutson-Kaske assumed her new role on June 8th after serving more than sixteen years as administrator of Heartland PCA LLC. The Duluth HRA operates 1,152 untis of public housing, oversees 1,472 Section 8 rent subsidy vouchers, provides housing rehabilitation assistance, and helps develop new housing to meet city residents’ needs. The HRA employs 66 people.
Two New Commissioners Appointed to the HRA Board
Two new Commissioners were recently appointed by Mayor Don Ness to the Board of Commissioners of the Duluth Housing & Redevelopment Authority (HRA). They are Ann Glumac, Principal of Glumac Executive Enterprise, and Rachel Johnson, Crossing Coordinator-Sandpiper Mainline, with Enbridge. They join existing HRA Boad members Robert J. Reicher, Chair; John Ivey Thomas, Vice Chair; Tony Cuneo, Secretary; Ron Boshey; and Phil Rolle.
HRA Board of Commissioners Elects Officers for 2015
At its January 27, 2015 Annual Meeting, the Duluth HRA Board of Commissioners elected the following officers for 2015: Robert Reichert, Chair; John Ivey Thomas, Vice Chair; and Tony Cuneo, Secretary