Diane Bellinger


Now retired Diane was the former Chief Executive of Community Gateway Association, a housing association based in Preston, Lancashire, which owns and manages over 6,000 properties.

She was recruited to the role in 2005, to establish the organisation based on the principles of membership and mutuality. She lead a staff team of over 250, working closely with residents to ensure the organisation maintained a community focus and contributed to the empowerment of the tenants.

Diane has held previous roles in the housing sector in London, Manchester, Lancaster and on the Fylde coast.