Community Affairs
Lillian Stringer - The Director of Community Affairs welcomes you to the Tampa Housing Authority’s Community Affairs Department page. We provide information to all of our publics regarding the Authority’s mission, programs and initiatives utilizing all mediums necessary. The department also manages the agency’s social media through its Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter accounts.

Serving as liaison to the Authority’s Board of Commissioners, chief contact for media/public information inquiries, event planning, contest and award submissions, as well as general public contact for anything regarding the Authority falls within this department. Ensuring that our Branding is dominant throughout the agency is another area of oversight and responsibility, as it is very important to ensure uniformity agency wide that includes both internal and external communication efforts.

Keeping our staff, residents, industry organizations and our general public aware of our accomplishments is another area we concern ourselves with and continually strive to improve. We would love to hear from you so please visit our webpage under Departments at the Authority’s
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Gloria Rayder - Community Affairs Coordinator/Records Management Liaison Officer (RMLO) serves as this Department’s Executive Administrative Assistant and manages the agency’s records management program in accordance with the regulations set by the Florida Department of Library Services. The program governs all Tampa Housing Authority department records and ensures efficient and easy access to public documents. The Records Management program won its first award from the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment officials in 2014 as an agency initiative worthy of emulation by other Authorities.

Production of the monthly Board of Commissioners packet, transcription of minutes and all other elements of board packet production is one of Gloria’s chief duties, which includes documentation regarding agency board resolutions also maintained by this department.

In addition to maintaining the Authority’s intranet calendar for its employees, Gloria also maintains this department’s web page, which is constantly updated with current information regarding agency awards, press releases, public notices, newsletters and other newsworthy agency announcements.
To request information from the Tampa Housing Authority, please contact the Community Affairs Department at 813.341.9101 ext. 3540. Copied items incur a 15 cents charge per one-sided copy of up to 8 ½ by 14 inches and an additional 5 cents for each two-sided copy; payment is due upon receipt of public information request. Please visit our webpage at
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5301 W. Cypress Street
Tampa, FL 33607
Tel. (813) 341-9101


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