The setting of strategy and direction, and the monitoring of our performance, is undertaken by a Board that consists of eight members – seven independents and one tenant.
The Board meets six weekly to consider Calico business.
Bill is Chair of the Board and his experience of working in the social housing sector spans over 41 years. Bill is currently Director of Development for Torus Housing Group, with responsibility for one of the largest RP development and sales programmes in the Northwest.
As Business Manager at Six Town Housing, Adam brings experience of tenancy management and customer engagement, particularly in supporting customers through welfare reform.
Stewart is a member of the Board. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Housing and a member of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH). Stewart has spent some 40 years working in housing, regeneration and environmental protection, and has worked for five Local Authorities.
Stewart has run his own housing and management consultancy business since 2001. As a member of 25 years standing of the International Federation of Housing and Planning (IFHP), he was elected to the Federation’s Managing Council in 2014, and has been Chair of its International Housing Network since 2012.
Paula is a housing professional with 25 years of Social Housing experience in the North West Region, and she is passionate about the provision of quality, affordable housing in thriving communities. Paula’s experience includes revenue and service management, with a strong emphasis on partnerships, innovations and digital transformation.
Victoria has over 30 years’ experience in social housing, having worked for a variety of Registered Providers in the North of England specialising in development, regeneration and asset management. Victoria is currently Executive Director of Assets at Six Town Housing.
Sarah has over 35 years’ experience in working in local government and since 2002 in the PRP sector. She is currently Group Head of Treasury and Financial Planning for the NW based Torus62 Ltd, a group with turnover of £200m and 38,000 properties.
Claire is a town planner with more 30 years experience in both local government and, in later years, the private sector, specialising in regeneration and development. In addition, she has 20 years experience of being a tenant of Calico Homes.
Vinny has worked in the housing sector for over twenty years. He has extensive senior leadership experience, delivering business transformation and change, leading to improved customer services and increased business value.
Vinny is passionate about making a difference; providing great homes, excellent customer services and working collaboratively to improve people’s lives.