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New Acting Chief Executive

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The board at East Kent Housing (EKH) has appointed Vivien Knibbs as Acting Chief Executive of the organisation with immediate effect.

Vivien has a great deal of expertise in housing including time spent in very senior positions at Moat Homes, the Orbit Group, Cornwall Housing and Connexus Housing Group.

Vivien said: "I am looking forward to continuing to work with the dedicated and hardworking EKH staff who have shown real resilience during a very difficult time. Looking after our tenants is at the heart of what EKH is about so my focus will be on continuing to make rapid progress on the health and safety compliance issues, as well as working closely with the EKH Board and the four councils."

Our Board is made up of Colin Carmichael, Chief Executive of Canterbury City Council; Nadeem Aziz, Chief Executive of Dover District Council; Madeline Homer, Chief Executive of Thanet District Council and Susan Priest, Head of Paid Service at Folkestone & Hythe District Council.


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