Curtis Highsmith, Jr., a Riverhead High School graduate, is the newest member of the Town of Southampton Housing Authority's board of directors, according to Richard Blowes, executive director.
Highsmith joins the board as the chairman of the Southampton Village Board of Historic Preservation & Architectural Review Board and as vice-chair of the Southampton Community Housing and Development Corp, the not-for-profit arm of the TSHA.
Highsmith, who holds a degree in Business from Bryant University, is also involved in the Rotary International and is also a member of the Southampton Chamber of Commerce and the Long Island Builders Association.
Highsmith lives in Southampton Village with his wife and 2 teenage children.
“We are happy that Curtis has joined our team. We look forward to tapping into his years of real estate and finance experience as we work to provide safe and affordable housing for the residents of the Town of Southampton,” said Blowes.