The Board of Home Repair Resource Center announced that Tikeesha Allen has been appointed Executive Director. Allen has served as Interim Executive Director since the departure of Benjamin Faller in May.
A graduate of Case Western Reserve University, Allen has devoted her career to the non-profit sector focusing on community and social issues. For the past five years she’s directed her attention towards solving problems plaguing homeowners in Cleveland Heights and the region’s inner ring suburbs. Since joining HRRC in 2013 as Housing Counselor and later as Program Director, she has helped countless individuals realize the dream of owning their own home.
“I can’t begin to express how gratifying it is to share in the joy my clients feel when the reach the end of their journey and finally have a home to call their own,” says Allen.
Upon announcing Allen’s appointment, HRRC Board President said, “We are absolutely thrilled to have found a leader with the passion and vision that Keesha has for our mission and look forward to opening a new chapter with her at our helm.”
“These are exciting times for HRRC,” notes Allen. “We are poised to not only continue our current efforts but to expand our outreach beyond the borders of Cleveland Heights with the goal of one day becoming the regional leader in housing issues.”