BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

KCDC’s Board of Commissioners oversees all programs provided by the agency, including affordable public housing administration, redevelopment and rental assistance programs. Seven board members are appointed by the mayor of the City of Knoxville, including a resident commissioner who is currently participating in a KCDC housing program.

Next Board Meeting: Tuesday, December 6 at 5:00 p.m.

Future Meeting Dates

Public forum, questions or comments, call (865) 403-1105 or [email protected] before 3 p.m. the day of the meeting.


CHAIR

BOB WHETSEL

Bob Whetsel retired in 2015, following a 22-year career with the City of Knoxville, where he served as director of public service from 1993 to 2007 and as director of redevelopment from 2008 until his retirement.


VICE CHAIR

KIMBERLY K. HENRY

Kimberly began her career as a Financial Representative with Northwestern Mutual in 2012. She later joined Jim LaPinska’s team as Director of Operations. 

 


TREASURER

SCOTT BROYLES

Treasurer, Scott Broyles is president and CEO at National Safe Skies Alliance, an Alcoa-based nonprofit that works with airports, government and industry to maintain a safe and effective aviation security system.


SECRETARY

BEN BENTLEY

As Executive Director and CEO, Ben Bentley develops and implements strategic initiatives to improve affordable housing and foster development in the City of Knoxville and Knox County.


ROBYN MCADOO

Robyn McAdoo has been a licensed Architect for more than 15 years, having graduated with a BArch degree from the University of Tennessee College of Architecture + Design in 2001.


FELIX HARRIS

Felix Harris joined the Knoxville Area Urban League in 2007. He is currently the Vice President of Programs and Community Engagement. Mr. Harris is a HUD Certified Housing Counselor.


JOHN WINEMILLER

John Winemiller is a member of Merchant & Gould’s litigation team in the Knoxville office.