About Us


Below is a list of the Beaumont Housing Authority Commissioners Board as well as our Board Agenda.

Doug Landry, Chairman

Doug Landry, ChairmanDoug Landry

Doug Landry is a 1982 graduate of Forest Park High School in Beaumont, Texas. After graduation, he attended the American Technical Institute (A.T.I.) in Fort Worth where he received AutoCAD Advanced Training.

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Gary Cantue, Commissioner

Gary Cantue, CommissionerGary Cantue

Gary Cantue attended school in the Beaumont Independent School District, graduating from Charlton Pollard High School in 1973. He attended Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas majoring in Electrical Engineering.

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Patti Merrill, Vice-Chairman

Patti Merrill

Patti Merrill is a native of Beaumont, Texas.   After earning her degree in Real Estate at Lamar University, she started her own realty business, Homestead Realty.   The agency has grown into a successful business, employing 11 real estate agents who help families realize the dream of homeownership.

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Janice Billups, Commissioner

Janice Billups

Janice Billups was an original Magnolia Gardens resident who was very active in the resident support that was critical to bringing the $20 million dollar HOPE VI Revitalization Grant to Beaumont.

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Alma Garza-Cruz, Commissioner

Alma Garza-Cruz

Alma Garza-Cruz was born and raised in Beaumont, Texas.  She is married to Antonio Cruz and has 4 children and 2 grandchildren.  Alma is a 3rd generation American of Mexican decent. 

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