Karen Wilson

Independent Non-Executive Director

Karen is a non-executive director of Legal & General Affordable Homes Limited and Chair of the Risk Committee. Karen was Chief Executive of London and Hertfordshire based Origin Housing Association for over 13 years, managing over 6,000 properties.

Prior to Origin, Karen was Operations Director at English Churches Housing Group, Director of Planning & Operations at Metropolitan Housing Partnership and held various housing roles at both the London Borough of Greenwich and Sheffield City Council. Karen is also Vice Chair of Women in Sport and previously also held nonexecutive positions at Euston Town Ltd, Placeshapers Ltd and was Vice Chair of Homes Connections Limited.

Karen is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Housing and has a degree in Geography from Sheffield University.