Gudrun Carlisle has worked for Horton Housing since 2000. Gudrun joined the Association as a support worker. She went on to develop and manage several of the Association’s schemes including a scheme for people with alcohol problems, housing related support schemes for vulnerable people and a specialist young person’s housing related support scheme.
In 2008 Gudrun became Head of Service for Calderdale & Kirklees, overseeing a wide variety of housing and support services for different client groups.
Gudrun joined the Senior Management Team, as Services Director in 2013. In this role Gudrun continues to promote good practice and high standards of quality throughout the organisation and in the wider housing field. Gudrun’s area of specialist interest is the vital role housing has in effectively supporting independence for vulnerable clients including young people.