New Housing Director for West Kent Housing Association

Cathy McCarthy has been appointed Housing Director of West Kent, replacing Deborah White, who retires at the end of the month.

Cathy, who starts on 11 November, was appointed following an open and rigorous recruitment process that involved staff, board members and residents.

She is currently Interim National Head of Housing at Centrepoint and has previously held Director roles at Southern Housing group and Origin Housing.

Cathy said: “I am so pleased to be joining West Kent, especially at such an exciting time of change. I am really looking forward to working with residents and colleagues on delivering our objectives and providing a great service.”