Affordable Housing Advisory Committee


  • Meetings will be held quarterly.
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Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.

Minutes from previous meetings are posted on the agenda the following meeting.

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Andy BilardelloLocal Government Official1 year11/2023 - 11/2024
Courtney Gage 
Banking industry2 years7/12/2022 - 7/12/2024
Liz RobertsBuilding Industry2 years7/12/2023 - 7/12/2025
Amber TuckerAreas of Labor Activity2 years7/12/2023 - 7/12/2025
Sandra WoodardLow Income Advocate2 years7/12/2023 - 7/12/2025
Priscilla LewisFor-profit Housing Provider2 years7/12/2022 - 7/12/2024
Robin PooleNon-profit Housing Provider2 years7/12/2023 - 7/12/2025
Danny SmithReal Estate Professional2 years7/12/2023 - 7/12/2025
Melanie StricklandLocal Planning Agency2 years7/12/2023 - 7/12/2025
Luann DuncanSumter County Resident2 years7/12/2022 - 7/12/2024
Lynette KaneEmployer Representative2 years7/12/2023 - 7/12/2025
Robert HansonEssential Service Personnel2 years7/12/2022 - 7/12/2024
Asheley RaybonAlternate2 years7/12/2022 - 7/12/2024


The purpose of the AHAC is to:

  • Review the established policies and procedures, ordinances, land development regulations, and adopted local government comprehensive plan of the appointing local government.
  • Recommend specific actions or initiatives to the Board of County Commissioners to encourage or facilitate affordable housing while protecting the ability of the property to appreciate in value.
  • Serve as the Citizen's Advisory Task Force (CATF) for Community Development Block Grants.
  • Prepare and submit a report to the local governing board that includes recommendations on affordable housing incentives outlined in Florida Statute § 420.9076(4).

The committee shall follow the guidelines mandated in Florida Statute § 420.9076, and Rule 67-37.010, Florida Administrative Code. 

The membership shall consist of at least eight but no more than eleven committee members and must consist of one representative of the categories mandated by Florida Statutes § 420.9076(2).

The Local Government Official participation is required by Florida Statutes and the Sumter County Board of County Commissioners choose which Commissioner will serve on the committee.  The selection process is done every November, at their regularly scheduled board meeting, following the general election.

Become a Member

If you would like to apply to become a member of one of the County boards or committees, please fill out the online application. For questions please email or call 352-689-4400.