Colin is a Housing Hero!
His involvement and leadership on a staggering number and range of committees and boards has made an enormous impact on the lives of people across his community.
Housing Heroes judges
emh group Board member Colin Norman has won the Tenant Lifetime Contribution award at the Housing Heroes awards 2016.
Colin was handed his trophy at a gala ceremony hosted by Gyles Brandreth during the CIH Housing Conference in Manchester in June.
Having spent 15 years as an active tenant, Colin has a long and varied list of voluntary positions for organisations across the East Midlands.
Prior to the stock transfer of the Blaby DC housing stock, Colin was Chair of the Blaby District Tenants Federation, and later became Chair of the newly-created housing association Three Oaks Homes following the transfer.
A Board member at emh group and its subsidiaries for nine years, Colin will be stepping down in September but hopes to put his knowledge and experience to great use.
Colin recently published a book on his experiences over the 15 years called “Reach for the Stars - My Journey in Social Housing,” featuring his own views on the many changes that have taken place over the years.