Argyle Housing appoints Carolyn Doherty as the new CEO.
On Friday 1 April 2022, the Chair of Argyle Housing, Donna Anthes was delighted to announce that Carolyn Doherty has been appointed the new Chief Executive Officer of the organisation. As an experienced business leader and having a proven track record as a CEO of a Community Housing Provider, Carolyn will succeed the former CEO, Wendy Middleton. Due to ill heath, Wendy passed earlier this year.
Carolyn has more than 25 years’ experience working in the Community Services sector, including over 12 years working in Social and Affordable Housing. Before joining Argyle Housing in 2018, Carolyn worked in management roles for State Government in child protection, out of home care and as CEO of a Community Housing Provider in Queensland. Carolyn is passionate about providing Social and Affordable housing as a foundation for opportunity and in leading the Argyle Housing team to achieve the best outcomes for our clients.
Donna Anthes said, “After a comprehensive search process, the Argyle Housing board are confident that Carolyn is the right person for the role. She has the skills and knowledge to continue to grow Argyle Housing.”
“Carolyn’s leadership has provided stability for Argyle Housing during her tenure as Acting CEO. With her passion for Argyle Housing’s clients, staff and business knowledge, we are confident in Carolyn’s ability to lead the organisation into the future.”
“I am grateful to the Board for the opportunity to be appointed as the CEO of Argyle Housing,” said Carolyn, “and express my thanks to the Argyle Housing team and clients for their support over the past six months which has been a uniquely challenging time following the loss of Wendy Middleton. Together we have set an exciting agenda for the next few years to grow our business and to provide greater opportunities in our communities for safe and affordable housing, and I look forward to leading our team to meet these objectives.”