Langstane Housing Association elects its new office bearers
James Knowles takes over from Sandra MacDonald as Chairperson.
Following its 39th Annual General Meeting, Langstane Housing Association is delighted to announce the election of James Knowles as Chairperson.
Mr Knowles brings considerable knowledge of business from many sectors, including raising funding for specialist projects, to his new role. He currently holds a number of voluntary positions, supporting community projects and organisations, and continues to be a business mentor for a number of businesses and individuals.
Supporting Mr Knowles is John Fraser, Vice Chairperson, and Jenny Greener, Treasurer.
Mr Knowles succeeds Sandra MacDonald who retired from the Board of Management after nine years, the last three as Chairperson.
James Knowles paid tribute to Ms MacDonald and said:
“I am delighted to accept the role of Chairperson, and look forward to carrying on the great work achieved by those who have gone before me and, in particular, Sandra Macdonald.
“Sandra brought with her a passionate desire to drive improvements within the affordable housing sector.
“As we face future challenges, our tenants will be at the heart of our decision making. Langstane Housing Association will continue to be innovative and provide good quality affordable accommodation for those disadvantaged in the housing sector.”