South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity is proud to announce that Carly Colgan has been selected as the organization’s new executive director. She takes over from Bill Lahmann who has been serving as interim executive director since November 2017.
Carly comes to us from Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) in Livingston, Montana, where she has been Executive Director since 2016. She holds a master’s degree in non-profit management from Regis University in Denver, Colorado.
Founded in 1989, South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity (SPS Habitat) serves low and very-low income families whose dream is to own their own homes and self-determine their own futures. SPS Habitat supports families with services including financial counseling, homebuyer education, new construction homes and mortgages. Working with donors and volunteers, SPS Habitat develops and builds affordable housing communities in Thurston County, Washington. To date SPS Habitat has completed four developments and fifty houses, currently we are building Deyoe Vista, a thirty-three single family home development in Lacey, Washington.