Affordable Housing Advisory Council Appointment

April 26, 2022

The Federal Home Loan Bank’s Board of Directors has appointed a new member to the FHLB's Affordable Housing Advisory Council, Dr. Troy D. White, Executive Director of the Metropolitan Development Housing Agency, Nashville, Tenn. Dr. White will fill the unexpired term of Mr. Danny J. Herron who was elected to serve on the FHLB Board of Directors. Dr. White’s term will expire on December 31, 2022.

Dr. White is the executive director of the Metropolitan Development and Housing Agency (MDHA), the housing authority in Nashville and Davidson County, Tenn., which employs nearly 350 staff members, has a budget of $150 million and houses approximately 30,000 people, primarily through Housing Choice Vouchers and Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA). The Agency also owns and manages several mixed-income residential developments, and oversees a Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) program, which has helped create and preserve more than 5,500 affordable housing units in the city since its inception in 2016. Dr. White also has more than 20 years of experience working at several housing authorities in cities such as Atlanta and Charlotte, where he held executive leadership positions

The 13-member Advisory Council guides the FHLB on affordable housing and economic development needs within the Fifth District states of Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee.