Board of Commissioners


  • 5:30 pm (In-Person) 
  • 3rd Wednesday of every month
  • Apartment Towers
  • Community Room
    300 N 5th Street
    Manhattan, KS 66502

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


  • Janis Galitzer, Board Chair
  • Livie Olsen, Vice Chair
  • Kennedy Clark
  • John Matta
  • Brad Claussen
  • Ace Hall
  • Idrees Khalil 

Serving on the Board

If you are a citizen of Manhattan and are interested in serving on the Manhattan Housing Authority's Board of Commissioners, please fill out an Interest Form (PDF)

Completed interest forms should be submitted to:
City Clerk's Office
1101 Poyntz Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66502

COVID-19 Pandemic Precautions

Board of Commissioner meetings will be held from time to time via video conference with Board Members, staff, and presenters participating remotely. Please check the Agenda to determine if the meeting is in-person or on zoom.

Live public comment during the meeting will also not be permitted; however, written public comments may be submitted by emailing the Executive Director at or calling the Executive Director at (785) 776-8588 Ext. 308. Public comments must be submitted by 5:00 pm on the Tuesday before the meeting, to be communicated to the Commission prior to the meeting for their consideration.