Jill Smith named director of Housing


The Housing Authority of Clackamas County is pleased to announce the appointment of Jill Smith as the Director of Housing and Housing Services, which includes acting as the Executive Director for the Housing Authority. Effective Feb. 11, Jill will take over leadership of the agency, replacing Chuck Robbins who is preparing for his retirement in August 2019. 

Jill brings over 23 years of experience working within Housing Authorities and managing affordable and market rate housing. Before her most recent role as the Deputy Director of Health, Housing and Human Services at Clackamas County, she worked for Home Forward as Chief Operating Officer.  

In addition to the work at the Housing Authority, Jill will coordinate the county’s housing and housing service resources. Her relationships with county staff and partners, paired with her familiarity of the array of services the county provides, will be invaluable in her new role. Jill is dedicated to the mission to remove barriers for vulnerable individuals and families on their path to improved health, wellness, prosperity and inclusion.

Jill Smith