Louise Archer, BSc FRICS, Executive Operations Director, has been at Broadland Housing Group since November 2007. She was appointed her role as Executive Property Director in July 2011.
Louise started her career working in the Housing and Architectural Services Department of Great Yarmouth Borough Council. During this time, she gained a BSc in Quantity Surveying from Anglia Ruskin University.
From then Louise spent time gaining experience with RG Carter Building, and then worked as a Senior Project Surveyor at Davis Langdon. Louise achieved Chartered Quantity Surveyor Status from RICS and then joined Broadland Housing. She is responsible for Broadland Repairs Service and for ensuring our homes meet the decent homes standard plus the management of IT, facilities and services within the Property Directorate.
Louise has been Chair of the RICS East of England Regional Board since 2013 and will be stepping down in early 2018. She joined the RICS UK and Ireland World Regional Board in 2015 and was elected to RICS Governing Council in November 2017.
In 2015 Louise completed her CIH Chartered Institute of Housing Membership Qualification, which recognises candidates for their qualifications, competency and commitment in the housing profession.
Louise is passionate about sustainability and was recognised for her work on this subject with an award for Sustainable Leadership in 2015. Louise is also a trustee for the Commonwealth Housing Trust, who help provide housing for people in the poorest countries around the world.