Highlands Residential Services

Regular Meetings

  • Noon
  • 3rd Thursday of every month

Members

  • Dow Harris, Executive Director
    Term expires: At will of board
  • Jim Martin, Chairman
    Term expires: October 2023
  • Robert Owens, Vice-Chairman
    Term expires: October 2024
  • Luke Eldridge
    Term expires: October 2022
  • David Hill
    Term expires: October 2023
  • Dan Huffines
    Term expires: October 2021
  • Marjorie Jones
    Term expires: October 2025
  • Ben Rodgers
    Term expires: October 2022

Overview

  • This board administers the housing projects in Cookeville and Monterey, including Walnut Village.
  • Terms: 5 years staggered.
  • Board members are appointed by the Mayor.
  • April 11, 2003 - Public Acts 2003, Chapter Number 23, Senate Bill Number 1736, HB 1944 increased to 7 Commissioners. No more than 2 shall expire in any year. Four is a quorum.
  • Resolution Number R13-0302 adopted by the City Council on March 21, 2013 changed the name from “Cookeville Housing Authority” to “Highlands Residential Services.”