435 South “D” Street
Oxnard, CA 93030
|Hours:||Monday to Thursday:
8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Arturo Casillas was appointed the new Oxnard Housing Director effective August 3, 2015. Arturo is no stranger to the City, having been an Oxnard resident for over 40 years. Arturo brings with him a mix of strategic planning, budgeting, grant applications, Section 8 housing choice voucher program management, resident involvement and affordable housing development experience. He has a strong belief in good government and is passionate about his career in public service.
Arturo comes to Oxnard with over twenty-eight years of experience with the Oxnard Housing Authority, and over five years’ experience with the Oxnard School District as a grants consultant. As an individual who is fluent in English and Spanish, he will be able to communicate with a diverse cross-section of the community.
Arturo is a past member of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO), and the Housing Authority Association of Southern California (HAASC).
Contributing to Arturo’s strong leadership and organizational management style is a broad educational background. He holds two master’s degrees from California Lutheran University, majoring in public administration and counseling and guidance, and a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara, majoring in Political Science with an emphasis on Latin American studies.