Director of Policy & External Affairs / Deputy Chief Executive
Clarissa is Community Housing Cymru’s Deputy Chief Executive and Director of External Affairs.
In her role, Clarissa works with housing associations to influence government and other key stakeholders on housing, homelessness and support policy issues.
Clarissa, who is originally from Swansea and started her role at Community Housing Cymru in July 2016, was previously Head of Policy at the National Housing Federation and has a background in local government.
Working with members, Clarissa is additionally the Community Housing Cymru lead for the chief executive membership community, and the HR membership community.