Harvey Voogd, Alberta Network of Public Housing Agencies (Panelist)

Harvey’s housing experience includes his appointment by Edmonton City Council to the Edmonton Housing Trust Fund, where he served as a Trustee and as Chair, during which time his leadership led to the creation of Homeward Trust Edmonton (HTE). He subsequently served on HTE’s Board of Directors.  Mr. Voogd also served as a member of the Prevention Committee of Mayor Mandel’s Edmonton Committee to End Homelessness, President and Treasurer of Right at Home Housing Society and as Treasurer of Inn Roads Housing Co-op.

His past work at the Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers included participation in a Provincial Advisory Committee to the Foreign Qualifications Standards and Information Development Unit and an Advisory Committee to the English Preparation for Immigrant Physicians courses at Norquest College