The primary role of the Board of Nehemiah Housing Association is to set the strategic direction of the organisation, to ensure compliance with its mission, vision, values and objectives, and to ensure its long-term success. The Board also has responsibility for the overall control of the organisation and the conduct of its business to ensure that it is:
- Financially viable
- Well governed; and
- Properly managed
In addition, the Board’s role is to carry out certain functions as set out in the organisation’s rules and to delegate any of its powers under written terms of reference to its committees and/or Executive Team, where necessary.
The purpose of the Board is to lead the organisation within a framework of sound governance, continuous improvement, and prudent control, which enables risks to be properly assessed and managed. The Board also has responsibility for the oversight of equality and performance.
Nehemiah’s current Board members are: