Who runs HIAF
Co-Chair: Angela Gooch
Hon Treasurer: Gordon Mattocks
He now sits as a housing association board member for three small associations, and as a life member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy represented the housing sector on their Audit Panel before being appointed to CIPFA’s Audit Committee.
Co-Chair: Helen Young
Helen qualified as a Chartered Auditor in 2008 and obtained the IT Auditing Certificate in 2012 with the Charter Institute of Internal Auditors. Helen has worked in housing internal audit since 2002.
She previously sat on the North East CIIA committee and is now a member of CIIA's Guidance Working Group which brings together internal audit professionals from across different sectors to develop guidance and technical blogs for its members.
Karen Featherstone - Committee member
Previously the Assistant Director, Governance & Enabling Services, Gentoo Group, Karen qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte in 2001. She has worked in housing internal audit since 2002.
She was a Board member of Derwentside Homes from 2005 to 2010, becoming Chair of the Audit Committee, then latterly Chair of the Board.