Madeleine Forster is Chair of the Board. She has been working in the housing sector all her life. She is particularly interested in how working collaboratively with residents and other local organisations can make a real difference. She joined the Board in 2011, and became Chair in 2017.
Jon Rosser, BA MIH, is Deputy Chair of the Board. Jon worked in housing for many years but is now Chief Executive of World Child Cancer, supporting very sick children in developing countries. He joined the Board in 2010 and was Chair of the Board until October 2017.
Cha Patel, MBA, is Chair of the Risk and Audit Committee. Cha is Deputy Chair of Bromley Healthcare, board member of CityWest Homes and director of Igloo Consultants. Cha joined the board in 2012 and was a member of the Governance and Personnel committee. Specialising in Corporate Finance, she brings to Gateway expertise in finance and strategy.
Gareth Crawford is Chair of Gateway Living Ltd and Victoria Park Housing Development. Gareth is Head of New Ventures (south) for Home Group. He joined the Board in 2012.
Kirsty is Chief Executive of the Employment Related Services Association (ERSA). She joined Gateway’s Board in October 2017.
Lolita joined Gateway’s Board in 2013. She works for the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. Lolita is also a member of the Asset Management and Development Committee.
Michael Chinn, FCCA CPFA, is the Director of Finance and Resources at CCHA (Croydon Churches Housing Association). He joined the Board in 2016.
Sultana Begum is a teacher and works for Greenwich Council. As a Gateway tenant, Sultana was a member of the Scrutiny Panel and joined Gateway’s Board in January 2017.
Trevor has held senior operational positions with specialist national providers working with older people. He joined the Board in 2016.