Leadership Team

Kate Bird, Executive Director

Kate Bird is an award-winning executive with over 20 years of leadership experience in the for-profit and non-profit sectors. Kate has been Ecuhome’s Executive Director since 2018 and is a board member of the Ontario Non-Profit Housing Association.

Kate Bird

Garvan Herbert, Director of Tenant Services

After a successful 20 year career in Assisted Living, Garvan joined Ecuhome as the Manager of Tenant Services in 1999 and was made Director in 2018. Garvan oversees the Managers of the east and west end and is responsible for the wellbeing of all tenants.

Garvan Herbert

Amanda Keenan, Director of Property Services

Amanda started with the maintenance department at Ecuhome in 2008. Since that time, she has served in various capacities. She oversees the maintenance department of 10 employees and administers the capital and operating budget for the properties. In addition, she has successfully managed a variety of capital grants.

Amanda Keenan

The people I met as tenants and Ecuhome employees gave me the support and camaraderie which will stay in my memories. I wish and hope ECUHOME will be out there for other people in need for a long, long time. – Love and Respect, V. D.