Sybil Frenette Outstanding Leadership Award

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Yardi Canada

2021 Winner

Margie Carlson

With over 25 years of housing sector experience, Margie has undertaken housing policy, research and best practices work for all three levels of government and the non-profit sector over the course of her career. 

Margie has been in her current role at Birch Housing since 2018. Her vision and her experience has seen the organization take its first steps towards become a world-class housing provider. Margie has always been a change agent, thought leader and idea generator. Her in-depth knowledge of housing programs, legislation, corporate structures, and operations along with her passion for providing safe, quality housing to those who need it most make Margie a shining example for future leaders in the sector. 

ONPHA is happy to honour Margie Carlson, Executive Director of Birch Housing with its 2021 Sybil Frenette Award for Outstanding Leadership.

About the Award

ONPHA’s Sybil Frenette Outstanding Leadership Award recognizes individuals whose energy and vision have furthered the cause of non-profit housing in Ontario.

These leaders have created a lasting legacy through significant contributions to their organizations, communities and the sector, and have demonstrated vision, collaboration and commitment in their efforts to serve low-income individuals.