President & CEO


A message from the President & CEO...

Tory Gunsolley became the President and CEO of the Houston Housing Authority in 2011.  Houston Housing Authority serves more than 60,000 low-income Houstonians, including over 17,000 families housed through the Housing Choice Voucher Program and another 5,500 living in 25 public housing and tax credit developments around the city. Prior to this, he served as the Chief Administrative Officer at the Newark (NJ) Housing Authority from 2006-2011.  He previously worked at the Cambridge (MA) Housing Authority in a number of positions from 1997-2006.  He began his career in housing as a housing counselor for a number of homeless shelters.

He was honored to be a member of the NJ Governor's Interagency Council on Preventing and Reducing Homelessness.  He was a Commissioner and Chairman of the Southborough (MA) Housing Authority. He has served as a member of several industry groups, but currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Council of Large Public Housing Authorities (CLPHA).

He earned his Bachelor's degree in Social Sciences at Trinity College in Deerfield, IL and his Master of Public Administration from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University. 



Tory Gunsolley, President & CEO
2640 Fountain View Drive, Ste. 400
Houston, TX 77057