Jacqueline De-Rose has been Group Chief Executive with Progress Housing Group since 2003, having worked for community based, regional and national social housing organisations in her 35 years in housing.
Her passion for housing is driven by her belief that everyone has the right to a decent place to live.
Jacqueline has a strong ethos supporting tenant involvement and customer service standards, and a keen interest in staff development. She has been a lecturer at the University of Salford and a leadership team leader with the Industrial Society.
During her housing career she has held a number of voluntary board member positions in a range of organisations, including a training and development company, an enterprise agency, a children’s day centre, the YMCA and a number of housing associations.