The Housing Authority provides housing assistance to low-income residents through State and Federal programs, as defined by Town Charter Section 3-12


The Housing Authority Board has has five members, four of whom are elected to 5-year terms, with an equal number of terms expiring each year as is feasible. Town elections are held annually on the second Saturday of April. The fifth member is appointed by the State.

Current members include:

 Catherine Luna Treasurer  2021 
 Donna M. Brown Assistant Treasurer  2020 
 Margaret Matthews State Appointee  2021 
 Skye Annette Kessler


 John B. Kane




Town boards and committees consist of volunteers who may not be available during business hours. If you need a response during business hours, please contact the Housing Authority office.


Public meeting dates and times are posted at Town Hall and the Dedham Public Library at least 48 hours before each meeting in compliance with the Massachusetts Open Meeting Law. Meeting agendas will also be posted on this website.



The Board of Assessors meets on the third Thursday of each month, but not on even-numbered days.