Monday 21st October 2019
WISH Yorkshire and Humberside warmly welcomed Rachel Collins (Capsticks), Jane Atherton (Hooga Consulting), Shelley Williams (Bevan Brittan), Lindsey Hobson (J Tomlinson) and Kirsty Yates (Guinness Partnership) as new WISH Yorkshire Board Members in the summer of 2019.
We also sadly said good bye, hugely thanked and wished all the best in the future to Hannah Jowett, Sam Young and soon to be leaving Lizzie House too.
WISH Yorkshire & Humber would like to recruit a further 2-3 Board Members to help with events, membership and treasurer duties - so if you are interested please get in touch by emailing [email protected] or on twitter @WishYork_Humber
We also welcomed new Corporate Members Incommunities HG, Accent HG and returning members Yorkshire Housing, Bevan Brittan and Berneslai Homes in the summer.
The fantastic "Secrets to Success" event was hosted by Capsticks in September when we discussed and listened to the inspiring career journeys of Tina Drury (Your Homes Newcastle), Lisa Geary and Rachel Heenan (Capsticks) and Jenny Baines (Accent Housing & GEM Programme graduate) and many regional WISH members. You can read the event write up here.
We are now building on this success and will be holding the following events:
Tuesday 17th December 2019
Attracting a new generation of women into a career in housing should be one of the sector's key priorities for 2020, according to the Women in Social Housing (WISH) group.Read More