Mark is currently the Interim Chief Executive at Leeds and Yorkshire Housing (LYHA). He has worked in the social housing sector for a number of different housing associations for over 22 years, managing housing for many different customer groups including general needs, supported and sheltered, leasehold and shared ownership.
Mark joined LYHA in December 2017, starting as the Director of Customer Services/ Deputy CEO before taking up his current post in March 2018. He is responsible for the strategic direction of LYHA and providing effective leadership to ensure that the organisation is well governed and delivers excellent services with positive outcomes.
Mark is passionate about achieving high levels of both customer and staff engagement and satisfaction. He was attracted to Creative Support as he has a particular interest in working with vulnerable groups and supporting people to improve their life chances and wellbeing.
Mark is married with two young daughters. He is a lifelong Liverpool FC fan and music lover. He likes to attend as many gigs as family life now allows.