Keene Housing Announces New Director of Housing

Post on May 14, 2019

Keene Housing (KH) is pleased to announce that seasoned housing expert Marie Poole recently joined KH’s leadership team as the agency’s Director of Housing. Ms. Poole will be leading the team responsible for the day-to-day management of KH’s real estate portfolio.  

Ms. Poole brings almost 35 years of affordable housing experience, including the last 9 at the New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority where she most recently served as the Authority’s Section 8 Portfolio Manager.  

“We feel very lucky that Marie is joining KH,” said Joshua Meehan, KH Executive Director. “We’ve known and worked with her for years in her role at the New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority, and we’ve always been impressed by her professionalism and deep knowledge of the rules and regulations that affordable housing providers must live by. We look forward to the Housing Department excelling under her steady leadership.”

“I am thrilled to be joining the dedicated team at KH and looking forward to being part of KH’s future growth in meeting its mission.” Poole said.

About Keene Housing

Keene Housing (KH) provides access to safe, affordable housing for close to 1,000 households throughout New Hampshire’s Monadnock region. Thanks to KH’s participation in the US Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Moving to Work Demonstration (MTW), KH is able to design innovative programs that go beyond housing, delivering services that enrich residents’ lives and help them achieve greater economic independence.  To learn more about KH visit

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