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Company Overview of Habitat For Humanity International Inc.

Company Overview

Habitat For Humanity International Inc. is a not for profit organization that builds or renovates affordable housing for low-income families. It is a volunteer based organization that involves the community in building the houses. The organization was founded in 1976 and is based in Americus, Georgia. Habitat For Humanity International Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Habitat For Humanity Internati.

121 Habitat Street

Americus, GA 31709-3498

United States

Founded in 1976



Key Executives for Habitat For Humanity International Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 53
Board Chair
Age: 72
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Board Vice Chair
Age: 77
Board Treasurer and Director
Age: 63
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Habitat For Humanity International Inc. Key Developments

Habitat for Humanity Hires Tjada D'oyen Mckenna as Chief Operating Officer

Habitat for Humanity International hired Tjada D'Oyen McKenna as chief operating officer. She joins the Atlanta-based charity Nov. 2 after a stint as deputy coordinator of development for Feed the Future, the U.S. Government's global hunger and food security initiative, and the assistant to the administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development's (USAID) Bureau for Food Security in Washington, D.C. Prior to that, she held management positions at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, McKinsey & Company, American Express and GE Consumer Finance.

Habitat for Humanity International Announces Board of Directors Appointments

Habitat for Humanity International recently elected three new members to its board of directors: David Fischer, president and CEO of Greif Inc.; Robert (Bo) Miller, co-founder and principal of NightFire Advisors; and Ramez Sousou, founder and co-CEO of TowerBrook Capital Partners. David Fischer is the president and CEO of Greif Inc. In addition to Habitat, he is a board member of Greif Inc.; Balchem Corp.; Ingredion Inc.; The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center; and the Zanmi Beni Foundation. He has also served on the board of the Institute of International Education. Fischer received a bachelor's degree from Purdue University. Bo Miller is the co-founder and principal of NightFire Advisors. He was previously the global director of Corporate Citizenship for The Dow Chemical Company - a partner of Habitat for more than 30 years. Miller also served as the president and executive director of The Dow Chemical Company Foundation. Prior to joining Habitat's board of directors, Miller worked with Habitat for Humanity Michigan on a multiyear, statewide affordable housing campaign and served on advisory boards supporting The Clinton Global Initiative; The Center for Responsible Business at University of California, Berkeley; the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation; Corporate Citizenship Center; and the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship. Miller holds a bachelor's degree in industrial marketing from Western Michigan University and has completed executive management curriculums at Indiana University and the University of Virginia. Ramez Sousou is the founder and co-CEO of TowerBrook Capital Partners. Before starting his own firm, Sousou was co-head of Soros Private Equity and a member of the management committee for Soros Fund Management. He is also a board member of Alpha International, the William Wilberforce Trust, The Lambeth Trust and The American School in London. Habitat's board of directors is responsible for establishing policy and guiding the organization's efforts to construct, rehabilitate, repair, improve and advocate for housing in partnership with low-income families in more than 70 countries around the world. Habitat board members volunteer for two-year terms that can be renewed up to four times.

Habitat for Humanity International Elects Alexandre Gouvea as a Member of Board of Directors

Habitat for Humanity International has elected Alexandre Gouvea to serve as a member of its board of directors. Gouvea is a senior partner at McKinsey and Company where he is currently co-leading the firm's work in Brazil's social and public sectors. Gouvea has collaborated with Habitat prior to joining its board of directors.

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