New senior post for housing association vice-chairman

Eildon Housing Association vice chairman Henry Coyle has stepped down after 17 years of voluntary service to take up a senior position with Scottish Borders Housing Association.

Friday, 8th April 2016, 4:02 pm
Henry Coyle, who has stepped down as vice-chairman of Eildon Housing Association.

During his time with the board, Henry, a practising housing professional, has served as chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee and of the Remuneration Committee.

Paying tribute to Henry’s contribution, Eildon chairman Trevor Burrows said: “Henry has been a hugely valuable asset for Eildon and has been an important Board member during a successful period of growth and development for the Association.

“Henry’s personal commitment and thoughtful and insightful contributions have been valued by fellow Board members and senior staff alike and we will all greatly miss his involvement.

“However, we wish him well in his new role with SBHA and I am pleased that his knowledge and experience is not being lost to the housing association sector.”

Henry said: “I’ve enjoyed every minute of my time on the board at Eildon. I’ve made many fantastic friends and learned a great deal from each and every one of them.

“While I’ll miss my Eildon colleagues, I’m really excited about the opportunities ahead with SBHA. Thanks to everyone at Eildon and I wish them good luck for the future.”