The Housing Forum Board

The Housing Forum Board leads our policy and practice.  The Board is cross-sector and all member organisations have the opportunity to nominate a senior employee to join the Board when vacancies occur


The Chairman is Stephen Teagle, Chief Executive at Galliford Try Partnerships and Regeneration; The Deputy Chairs are Caroline Compton James, Director of Strategy and Communication at Osborne, and Jamie Racliff, Executive Director of Business Performance and Partnerships at Newtork Homes


Board Member vacancies are notified to CEOs in each member organisation in January and a member ballot held in March.


The Board meet in January, April, July and October.




Stephen Teagle

Chair, The Housing Forum &
Chief Executive - Partnerships and Regeneration, Galliford Try PLC



Caroline Compton-James

Deputy Chair, The Housing Forum &
Director, Strategy and Communication- Construction, Osborne



Jamie Ratcliff

Deputy Chair, The Housing Forum &
Executive Director of Business Performance & Partnerships, Network Homes




Guy Burnett

Group Development Director, Metropolitan Thames Valley Housing




Mehban Chowdery

Regional Director, NHBC




Graham Sibley

Market Development Manager, NHBC




Mike De'Ath

Partner, HTA Design LLP



John East

Interim Corporate Director (Growth and Regeneration), Wycombe District Council




Mike Fairey

Director, Fusion Building Systems




Bob Heapy

Chief Executive, Town & Country Housing Group




Stuart Hough

Managing Director of Travis Perkins Managed Services




Kate Ives

Development Director, Wates Residential




Richard Jones

Partner, Arcadis LLP




Chris Moyes

Business Development Director, Polypipe




Chris Tinker

Executive Board Director & Regeneration Chairman, Crest Nicholson PLC




Andy Tookey

Managing Partner, Baily Garner




Matthew Goulcher

Managing Director, Levitt Bernstein




Tom Titherington

Executive Director, Development and Commercial








Chris Crook

Member RICS and Managing Director, Kingsgate Property Consultants




Tom Chance

Director, The National Community Land Trust Network




Paul McGivern

Modern Methods of Construction (Specialist), Homes England




Nick Taylor

Head of North West Area Team, Housing and Land, Greater London Authority




Andy von Bradsky

Head of Architecture, Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG)




Mike Melly

Construction & Technical Director, Sanctuary Group




Jane Owen

Senior Strategy and Policy Officer, Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG)


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