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The Karuk Tribe Housing Authority is currently accepting public comments on the FY2017 Annual Performance Report covering program activities from October 1, 2016 through September 30, 2017.  Click here to view the document.  Submit your comments to Sara Spence, Executive Director via email at sspence@karuk.us with APR Public Comment in the subject line, or deliver them to any KTHA Office location, no later than Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 5pm.  All comments must be in writing and received by the deadline for consideration.


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Happy Camp Office

Yreka Office

PO Box 1159
635 Jacobs Way
Happy Camp, CA 96039
(530) 493-1414         
(800) 250-5811
FAX (530) 493-1415

1836 Apsuun
Yreka, CA 96097
FAX (530) 842-1646

Mission of the Karuk Tribe Housing Authority

The Karuk Tribe Housing Authority will acquire and maintain assets.  KTHA will strive to alleviate the acute shortage of decent, safe and sanitary dwellings for Native American persons of low and moderate income.  KTHA will promote and sustain the culture, education, language, health, welfare, self-sufficiency, and economic independence of its residents.  Affordable housing services shall include rental, home ownership, and model programs.


Board Meetings

The Board of Commissioners meets twice each month, the meeting location rotates between the housing communities of Yreka, Happy Camp, and Orleans.  The Tenant Meeting, usually held the first Monday of each month, is open to the public.  The Director Meeting, is a closed meeting. 

In accordance with Chapter 12 Grievance Procedures, prior to submitting a request to the BOC, ensure all Tenant Matters have been through all levels of appeal as outlined in this Flowchart.  Failure to do so, will result in your request being tabled or returned to staff for review.

To request to be added to the agenda, submit an Agenda Request to:

Sara Spence, Executive Director at sspence@karuk.us;

Ann Escobar, Assistant Director/Operations Manager at aescobar@karuk.us; or

Adia Supahan, Executive Assistant at asupahan@karuk.us


Upcoming Open Meeting Dates

December 18, Happy Camp, 10am


Upcoming Communnity Meeting Dates

December 18, Happy Camp, 5pm

December 19, Yreka, 5pm

December 21, Orleans, 5pm


Board of Commissioners

In accordance with the Karuk Tribe's Housing Ordinance, the Board of Commissioners is comprised of seven Enrolled Karuk Tribal Members appointed by the Tribal Council, two of which shall be currently seated Tribal Council Members.


Robert Super, Chair                         Scott Quinn, Vice Chair                   Charlene Naef, Secretary

Yreka District                                    Orleans District                                 Orleans District

          squinn          CNaef



Dolores Voyles, Treasurer                Teresa Valin, Commissioner          Joseph Waddell, Council Housing Liaison

Happy Camp District                        Yreka District                                  Happy Camp District

dvoyles                    jwaddell2016


Sherile Grant, Commissioner

Yreka District

Sherile Grant





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