Suharso Monoarfa, born in West Nusa Tenggara on 31 October 1954, is a successful entrepreneur and politician. He was Minister of Public Housing under President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. Since 19 January 2015 he was entrusted as a member of Presidential Advisory Board for President Joko Widodo. Suharso Monoarfa graduated from Faculty of Mining and Geology of Bandung Institute Technology in1975. He was a member of House of Representatives from 2009 until 2014 from United Development Party.