Suzanne Brown - Business in the Community
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Suzanne Brown

Executive Director of Operations

South West Leadership Board

Suzanne is Executive Director of Operations for the largest housing association in the south west, LiveWest.

Suzanne moved from London to the south west in 2004 and has more than 25 years’ experience in the housing sector. Her various roles have seen her lead on the strategic planning and direction of neighbourhoods and customer service. Suzanne joined the organisation in April 2015 as Director of Neighbourhoods and Customer Service. She was promoted in 2019 to oversee LiveWest’s work in housing services, neighbourhoods, property services and customer experience.

A champion of diversity and inclusion, Suzanne is the executive lead on equality, diversity and inclusion at LiveWest, embedding initiatives and creating a proactive culture to ensure the not-for-profit organisation is a force for positive change.

Suzanne has excellent knowledge of the regulatory environment in which LiveWest operates and has extensive experience of delivering improvements to the lives of its customers. She secured an MBA in Business Administration from the University of Westminster. Suzanne is also a Chartered Member of the Institute of Housing.

Outside of work Suzanne has a passion for running.