Portland Housing Authority 
Directions

14 Baxter Boulevard
Portland, ME 04101

207-773-4753

207-774-6471


Link: Portland Housing Authority Main Page

Hours

Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - Noon
1 - 4 p.m.

Telecommunication Device for the Deaf

TDD Phone: 207-774-2570

Maintenance Department

Phone: 207-774-2815
Fax: 207-774-1101


Administration 
Directions

14 Baxter Boulevard
Portland, ME 04101

207-761-5886




Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Adelson, Mark B. Executive Director 207-773-4753, ext. 8223
Alvarez, Lourdes Administrative Support Specialist 207-773-4753, ext. 8224
Varney, Jacob A. Information Technology Director 207-773-4753, ext. 8228
Waterman, Jay Development Director 207-221-8009

Compliance 
Directions

14 Baxter Boulevard
Portland, ME 04101

207-221-8013




Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Syska, Christine Program Compliance Administrator 207-773-4753, ext. 8250
D'Agostino, Teesh Office Assistant 207-773-4753, ext. 8249

Finance 
Directions

14 Baxter Boulevard
Portland, ME 04101

207-761-5886




Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Giddinge, Larry Director of Finance & Administration 207-221-8080
Flaherty, Cathy Staff Accountant 207-221-8232
Hall, Jo Human Resources Manager 207-773-4753, ext. 8229
Kaufman, Heather Procurement Coordinator 207-221-8087
Welton, Michelle Accounts Payable Clerk 207-773-4753, ext. 8255

Housing Services - Section 8 
Directions

14 Baxter Boulevard
Portland, ME 04101

207-773-4753

207-774-6471





Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Bosse, Janice Director of Housing Services, Section 8 Programs 207-773-4753, ext. 8246
Ballew, Linda Special Programs Manager 207-773-4753, ext. 8247
Cote, Melissa Housing Officer 207-773-4753, ext. 8239
Coulon, Adam Housing Officer 207-773-4753, ext. 8273
DeLeo, Heidi Housing Officer 207-773-4753, ext. 8236
Dick, Jennifer Section 8 Inspector 207-773-4753, ext. 8252
Gregor, Julie Inspection Supervisor 207-773-4753, ext. 8261
Heywood, Beth Housing Officer 207-773-4753, ext. 8240
Thompson, Ben Section 8 Inspector 207-773-4753, ext. 8253
Vire, Michelle Housing Officer 207-773-4753, ext. 8233
Black, Deb Office Assistant 207-773-4753, ext. 8234

Maintenance 
Directions

117 Anderson Street
Portland, ME 04101

207-773-4753 x8705

207-775-1101

Link: Maintenance Department Page

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
  7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Biggs, Richard Director of Maintenance 207-773-4753, ext. 8102
Chase, Wendy Facilities Clerk 207-773-4753, ext. 8705

Public Housing 
Directions

14 Baxter Boulevard
Portland, ME 04101

207-773-4753

207-879-4231




Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Nugent, Trevor Director of Public Housing 207-773-4753, ext. 8225
Sirois, Jere Housing Officer 207-773-4753, ext. 8259
Prouty, Heather Housing Officer 207-773-4753, ext. 8257
Beseda, Jason Inspector 207-773-4753, ext. 8251
Burney, Charlene Office Assistant 207-773-4753, ext. 8270





Resident Services 
Directions

14 Baxter Boulevard
Portland, ME 04101

14 Baxter Boulevard
Portland, ME 04101

207-773-4753

207-879-4231

Link: Resident Services Page

Telecommunications Device for the Deaf

Phone: 207-774-2570

Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Mancini-Fitch, Emily Resident Services Manager 207-773-4753, ext. 8263
Boissonneault, Joni Self Sufficiency Program Manager 207-221-8069
Gaydos, Christie Family Services Case Manager 207-221-8068
Meserve, Geneva Family Services Case Manager 207-221-8067
Gilbert, Azia Youth Programming VISTA (207) 773-4753 x8012
Ohm, Shawna Portland Housing Community Policing Coordinator 207-773-4753, ext. 8267
Shaw, Suna East Bayside Community Policing Coordinator 207-553-9863
Study Center, Riverton Park 61 Riverton Drive 207-409-1371
Study Center, Kennedy Park 51 Mayo Street 207-409-1729
Study Center, Sagamore Village 34 Popham Street 207-409-1712
Study Center, Front Street 34 West Presumpscot Street 207-809-0415

Board of Commissioners 

Portland, ME 04101

14 Baxter Blvd
Portland, ME 04101


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Ahmed, Siyad Resident Commissioner
Balow, Mariar Commissioner
Carroll, Evan Vice-Chair
McLean, Faith Resident Commissioner
MilNeil, Christian Commissioner
Peterson, Shirley Chair
Valleau, Thomas Commissioner