The board of Fair Housing Futures

The Fair Housing Partnership Board is responsible for the leadership of the project and for the Test and Learn Grant.


Pictured: The Fair Housing Futures Board, with Polly Neate, CEO of Shelter, and Leigh Pearce, CEO of the Nationwide Foundation.

Our board members bring a wealth of skills to the project, ensuring that our main aims of improving housing policy, practice and options remain at its heart.


Fay Selvan, Chief Executive Officer, The Big Life Group

Board Members

Andrew Beeput, Chief Officer, Bond Board

Professor Phillip Brown, Professor of Housing and Communities, University of Huddersfield

Ben Clay, Lead Organiser for Greater Manchester Tenants Union and Councillor for Manchester City Council

Paul Dennett, Salford City Mayor

Steve Fyfe, Head of Housing Strategy, Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Christa Maciver, Head of Research, Policy and Communications, Justlife

Denise McDowell, Director, Greater Manchester Immigration Aid Unit

Carolyn Mellor, Managing Director, Homes4U

Ian Munro, Greater Manchester Housing Providers

John Organ, MCRactive

Johanna Russell, Project Manager, GM Ethical Lettings Agency

John Ryan, Greater Manchester Hub Manager, Shelter

James Wood, Policy Manager, National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA)