With 30 years’ experience in the sector, Dave is an influential figure in housing and regeneration. Having held senior positions with Manchester City Council, Liverpool Housing Trust and Places for People, Dave was chief executive of City South prior to the launch of One Manchester. Dave is also a trustee of the Powerhouse and a governor of St Mary's School, Moss Side.
John has been a finance director for nearly 20 years, holding that position at City South for seven years prior to the launch of One Manchester. John also has experience in the further education and criminal justice sectors, sits on the audit committee of Procure Plus, is a business mentor at Xaverian College, and is a trustee of breast cancer charity, Genesis.
Angela has 30 years’ experience in housing and neighbourhood management, having previously worked as director of Operations at City South and head of Quality & Customer Service in Manchester City Council’s Housing department, responsible for delivering key services to 30,000 tenants.
Previously deputy chief executive and director of Property Services at Eastlands Homes, David is responsible for growth, asset management and investment. David is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, has 30 years' experience in the construction and property industry, and has worked in the social housing sector since 1995.
Bernard is deputy leader of Manchester City Council, executive member for Neighbourhood Services, and an Ardwick councillor. Bernard was previously chair of the Eastlands Homes’ Board, and also works as a consultant in further education.
Karen is the director of human resources at the University of Manchester, bringing key experience in organisational change and business policy to our board. Karen is also a member of the CBI’s Employment Policy Advisory Panel.
David is involved in a range of projects to help adult learners, homeless people and those with mental health problems, and for many years has managed students' unions, gaining experience in leadership, governance and improving participation.
Steve is an accountant who spent over 30 years in manufacturing industry including finance director roles for a number of listed plc's. Most recently he was Director of Finance at the University of Manchester for six years, retiring in April 2016. He is also Chair of the North Western Universities Purchasing Consortium which provides a collaborative procurement service to higher education institutions in the North West.
Alison is a director at New Economy, an organisation that delivers policy, strategy and research for Greater Manchester’s economic growth. Alison previously led the Economic Development team at Manchester City Council.
Stephen is a solicitor specialising in commercial and residential property development. He has experience in areas including regeneration, landlord and tenant management, and multi-property portfolios. Stephen is also a director of the Zion Arts Centre.
A planner by trade, Sara is deputy chief executive at Manchester City Council. Her current role involves leading services in the Growth and Neighbourhoods directorate of the Council with a focus on delivering jobs and growth, and creating places where people want to live.
Suzanne is a Longsight councillor, and is also Chair of the Council’s Economy Scrutiny Committee, Chair of governors at Crowcroft Park School, and is a political advisor to an MP.
Nadim is a resident of Moss Side. He has a degree in accounting and substantial experience of setting up and managing community projects and events. He has volunteered in various projects locally and is especially concerned to see the removal of isolation from local communities.
Graham is an accountant, having substantial experience of senior finance roles with various Public Sector bodies and Non-Executive Public Sector linked directorships. Graham also serves as a Magistrate on the Trafford Bench and as a Fitness to Practice Panel Chair with the Health and Care Professions Council.
A Levenshulme resident for 28 years, John is a governor at Gorton Mount Primary School and Cedar Mount High School, a Community Guardian scheme member and a member of the Friends of Highfield Country Park.
Emily is a Moss Side Councillor and Deputy Executive Member for Manchester City Council. Emily works closely with residents groups on housing and regeneration projects. She also works in research and economics for a trade union.
John is a Chartered Surveyor with a degree in Urban Land Economics. He is the managing director of a leading local property company delivering high quality urban development and regeneration projects within Manchester and the North West. He is passionate about working for the benefit of Manchester and its people.
Tom graduated with a degree in urban land economics and is a chartered surveyor. He has substantial experience of working with both the public and private sectors, carrying out residential development and regeneration projects in the North of England. He is committed to achieving high standards of design which deliver attractive outcomes for the communities with which he works.