Director, New Zealand

General Manager Tauranga, Accessible Properties

Vicki has been involved in the social housing sector for over 14 years. For thirteen as City Housing Manager at Wellington City Council, where she had overarching responsibility for the management of the Council's 2200 unit social housing portfolio and strategic leadership of the City Housing Business Unit. Her responsibilities included accountability for the $400M, 20-year upgrade of the portfolio in partnership with the Crown. The upgrade programme, now in its tenth year, has received national and international recognition for design, housing quality and tenant engagement.

Vicki joined Accessible Properties, New Zealand’s largest community housing provider, as General Manager Tauranga, in November 2017. Accessible Properties aims to provide homes in neighbourhoods where its tenants can belong and thrive through innovative partnerships. 

Ms Olena Sydorenko
Director, New Zealand