Meet the Board

Meet the Board

Darrell Johnson

Chair

A former employee of Creative Support, following his graduation from Manchester University, Darrell has maintained a connection with the organisation which has strengthened over time.…


David McKnight

Vice-Chair

David has worked in HR for 20 years and is currently the Head of HR at Ingeus, which is a business providing services to help…


Paul Calland

Paul is a fully qualified member of the Chartered Institute of Housing and has been working in social housing for councils and housing associations for…


Kashif Ali

Kashif is a barrister in Manchester and practises primarily in employment law. He has extensive interests in current affairs and politics, mental health care, social…


Joolz Casey

Joolz is a graduate of Hull University. She has dedicated her career to working with people and has spent the last 15 years creating award-winning…


Sharon Burns

Sharon has worked in the social housing sector in the North West for over 20 years across a broad range of roles. She is currently…


Pete Gibbs

Pete has been a trustee since 2011 and is Chair of the Human Resources Committee. He is a senior human resources executive with more than…


John Rodgers

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Fiona King

Fiona has enjoyed a successful 35-year executive career in Marketing across SMEs and corporates, within Legal and Financial Services, Charities, Education and Tech. She has…


Mark Pearson

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…