101 Northcrest St Ripley, TN 38063


Justin Jones

Executive Director

Upon graduating from Ripley High School, Justin continued his education by obtaining Bachelor’s degrees in both Business Management and Accounting, as well as his Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting.  After several years in public accounting, Justin became the Finance Director at Ripley Housing Authority on March 1, 2015.  He was promoted to the position of Executive Director in April of 2018. Justin has two children, Austin and Georgie, and is a lifelong resident of Lauderdale County.

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 731-635-1901 ext 1005

Joyce Edwards

Finance Director

After graduation from Obion County Central High School, Joyce attended the University of TN at Martin and obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Economics with a concentration in Finance. Joyce has 30 years of Finance and Accounting experience.  In July of 2018, she was hired as the Finance Director at Ripley Housing Authority. Joyce is married to Larry “Speedy” Edwards.  They have two daughters who are married, Holly (Joey)  and Jessica (Justin), and three grandchildren.

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 731-635-1901 ext 1007

Bronca Williams

Leasing Coordinator

Bronca has served as the Ripley Housing Authority Leasing Specialist since April 2016.  She came to the agency with nine years of front line experience working with affordable housing properties in the community. After graduating Ripley High School, Bronca continued her education at Jackson State Community College and then later transferred and graduated from Tennessee Applied College of Technology with a Medical Administrative  Degree.  Bronca has three daughters and two grandchildren. She is a lifelong resident of Lauderdale County.

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 731-635-1901 ext 1004

Kimberly Taylor

Administrative Assistant

Kimberly serves as the Administrative Assistant for the Ripley Housing Authority.  Prior to her starting in 2016, she worked as a property manager for a local tax credit affordable housing property in town. While there, she earned her certifications in Compliance, Income and Assets as well as Fair Housing.  Kimberly is the proud mother of three and a lifelong resident of Lauderdale County and graduate of Ripley High School.

Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 731-635-1901 ext 1002

Jeff Conrad
Interim Maintenance Supervisor

Curtis Lee
Maintenance Specialist

Steven Maharrey
Maintenance Specialist

Lloyd Austin

Thomas Garrison

Marques Cotton

Board of Directors

George Tyree
LaQuite Campbell
Dr. Joe Hunt
Paula Boger
Don Ammons