new CEO, Marie M. Flannery, at Open House
TOLEDO, January 24, 2019: Following a national
search for a new CEO, the Board of Directors of The Fair
Housing Center showcased Marie M. Flannery as its new
president and CEO, who began her new position on November 5th and
was recognized by the Board on January 24 at its Open House.
Recently serving as president of Inland Fair
Housing and Mediation Board in Ontario, California, Ms.
Flannery brings experience and a strong passion for fair housing
Her significant achievements include spearheading
a major systemic investigation into loan modification practices
targeting the Latino community, and conducting national fair
Ms. Flannery and her husband returned to the
Midwest where their families reside. “I am honored to join the
team at The Fair Housing Center,” stated Ms. Flannery.
“I believe passionately in the principles of
equity and fairness, and look forward to working with the
residents, stakeholders, and community development professionals
in Toledo and the surrounding areas to further The Fair
Housing Center’s mission of eliminating housing
discrimination and creating communities of opportunity for all.”
• The Fair Housing Center
engaged a consultant to assist the Board with strategic planning
and facilitate the national search. “Ms. Flannery was chosen
from a pool of very talented candidates,” stated Alan Sattler,
Board Chair of The Fair Housing Center.