Director of Housing and Communities
Anita Pope has been part of the Executive Leadership Team at GCH since it’s launch in December 2005. Initially with responsibility for Organisational Development, Inclusion and Community Development, extending to include frontline Housing Management in 2011.
A key driver in supporting GCH through several key transformational changes from a zero star to three star successful ALMO and from becoming a new Housing Association in 2015 to building our first 135 homes by March 2019.
Anita has extensive experience, with a degree in HR and Housing Management and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Housing and the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.
Her extensive experience of organisational and community development, along with holding a practitioners diploma in NLP coaching makes her a great asset to GCH.
Anita is responsible for providing strategic direction and leadership for the delivery of all housing services and organisational development. She is the nominated person within GCH responsible for ensuring its compliance with the consumer standards set by the Regulator of Social Housing.