Pat Cross

Head of Housing Services – South of England

Pat, within her role as Head of Housing Services for the South of England, is responsible for overseeing fund-raising activities and the generic housing management over a dispersed area. She specialises in General Needs, Sheltered, Rough Sleepers, Mothers and Babies and Foyer accommodation.

Pat has a great passion for inspiring people to achieve success within their personal development, bringing out their talents and expertise.

Pat is a highly motivated individual and a keen service innovator with particular focus on the continuous improvement to services and commitment to Saha customers. This has supported Saha to achieve the EAC accreditation award and achieve excellent grades with Supporting People reviews.

What Saha means to me:

“Working within an excellent environment where staff and residents are encouraged to utilise their skills and talents to ensure they grow as individuals. This supports Saha to ensure that an excellent quality of service and commitment to our residents is delivered, keeping them at the heart of what we do.”

Pat Cross

Head of Housing Services – South of England

Other SAHA Team Members

Nigel Hills CPFA

Deputy Chief Executive and Director of Finance

Nigel joined Saha in 1984 as a Finance Officer, when the Association owned just 10 hostel properties and one general needs scheme in Bournemouth. He became Director of Finance in 2004.

Vina Mistry

Head of Housing Services - North of England

Vina Mistry is Head of Housing Services - North Region, with specific responsibility for General Needs Services, Older People's Services, and Supported Housing.

Tony Bacon

Director of Asset Management

Tony joined Saha in August 2009 and has overall responsibility for SAHA’s asset management functions, including development, major repairs, maintenance and servicing programmes.