Joanne Foster


Programme management, performance frameworks, strategy, technical advice, quality control, project management, regeneration, financial planning, budgeting, audit, affordable housing.


Joanne is an experienced housing professional with strong communication and organisational skills, specialising in development project and programme management.

Joanne has worked for a number of Registered Providers in project and programme management roles. She has acted as the lead for GLA liaison, bids and IMS/OPS systems. More recently Joanne worked at Peabody as Head of Programme and Performance where she programme managed a £1bn development programme. She set up the programme and performance team and designed and embedded a robust performance structure and procedures to encourage strong project management and to ensure any issues or risks were identified and mitigated promptly.
Joanne has also worked as a consultant providing interim cover at several organisations including local authorities such as London Borough of Waltham Forest and Basildon Borough Council leading their Housing and Regeneration teams.
In addition to her project and programme management experience Joanne is also focused on quality and compliance for Altair. This could include projects such as Asset Management strategies and advice, support on recladding projects, and GLA audit advice.

Altair Assignments

Senior Development Manager – Swan Housing


Peabody – Head of Programme and Performance
Pod – Development Consultant
- Interim Development and Investment Manager, London Borough of Waltham Forest
- Interim Regeneration Team Manager, Basildon Borough Council
- Interim Development Project Manager, Swan Housing

Non-Executive Appointments

The Hyelm Group – Board member


BA Hons Business and Management

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