Andrea Baker

Chair of Heart of Medway, mhs homes group Board Member and member of the Remuneration Committee

Andrea has worked in the housing sector for 25 years. She joined Poplar HARCA as Director of Housing in 2008. 

Her award-winning teams deliver housing services to 9,000 households in the heart of London’s East End.  She is also corporate lead for Communications, HR, OD and Strategy. 

She has previously worked for Southwark and Tower Hamlets Councils; Swan Housing Group and Richmond Housing Partnership. 

Andrea is a Trustee of charity Neighbours in Poplar which supports older people; and an unpaid Director of Kineara, a social enterprise which uses Family Intervention methodology to work with families before they reach crisis.