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Statement from the Board of Directors, Greater Victoria Housing Society

November 13, 2020 (Victoria, BC) – The Greater Victoria Housing Society (GVHS) Executive Director, Kaye Melliship, has announced that she will retire in April 2021.

The Board of Directors is immensely grateful to Kaye for her leadership of GVHS and wishes her all the best.

“We will truly miss Kaye. Under her guidance, GVHS is well-equipped for transition. She has developed a strong and professional executive management team and staff, whose resilience and commitment to excellence has been especially proven this year as we have dealt with Covid-19 and the associated challenges.” said Lisa Edwards, board chair.

The Board of Directors is likewise strong and engaged, and ready to embrace the opportunity to recruit a new Executive Director for the next phase of GVHS’s growth.

Further details regarding the recruitment of a new Executive Director will be available in early 2021. Kaye will stay on to ensure a proper transition to a new Executive Director.

Please join us in congratulating Kaye Melliship on her 15 years of service to the Greater Victoria Housing Society and the many accomplishments during her tenure.