EDMONTON, ALBERTA. Today, Habitat for Humanity Edmonton is excited to announce the hiring of the organization’s new President & CEO, Ann–Marie Reddy who will take over the reins from interim President & CEO, John Caputo, who has played a critical role in a new era of improved stakeholder engagement and consultation. Ann-Marie Reddy will assume her role on January 18, 2021 and brings 20 plus years of senior and executive leadership experience in strategic planning, financial management, marketing and business development. Her expertise lies in building strong foundations in organizational development, relationship building, performance and operational management.

On behalf of the Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity Edmonton and all of our stakeholders, I am pleased to welcome Ann-Marie as the new leader of our organization, and to the Habitat family. Ann-Marie will join Habitat at a critical juncture as we work towards the end of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, and continue to explore new methods of serving even more families in northern Alberta. Her skill set, experience, and extensive education will be great assets, especially with the upcoming formation of our Community Advisory Council.”

– Chris Bruce, Chair of the Board of Directors, Habitat for Humanity Edmonton

Winston Churchill once said, ‘we made a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give’. I want to thank the Habitat for Humanity Edmonton Board of Directors for giving me an opportunity to be part of something so amazing. Supporting Edmonton and the surrounding community as we work towards building a better future for potential homeowners.”

– Ann-Marie Reddy, incoming President and CEO, Habitat for Humanity Edmonton

Ann-Marie brings a leadership style that will enable her to instantaneously connect with our partner families, employees, stakeholders, donors and volunteers. Her positive attitude and people-first mindset will be a great asset in delivering the Habitat program to families in need of affordable home ownership.

– John Caputo, interim CEO, Habitat for Humanity Edmonton