Our Staff

<strong>Steve Garrison</strong>
Steve Garrison
General Manager

(519) 650-5599 Ext. 229

Steve has served in a senior capacity in the management of affordable housing for over 20 years. His experience includes the management of housing for single people, families, seniors and individuals with special needs. Throughout his career he has demonstrated a commitment to developing strong and healthy housing communities. Steve’s two favourite things are outdoor activities and chocolate…even better when they’re combined i.e. s’mores!

<strong>Frank Prospero</strong>
Frank Prospero
Facilities Manager

(519) 650-5599 Ext. 226

Frank has extensive facilities management experience in both the municipal and long term care sectors. His experience includes managing capital projects, program creation and innovative community service delivery. Frank’s experience also includes public and non-profit sectors with emphasis on association management, resource management tools, policy/procedure development, AODA compliance, economic diversification, revenue generation, and long-term strategic planning.  Frank will provide leadership to the Maintenance Team with responsibilities around capital planning, ongoing development and implementation of the preventative maintenance program for all properties/portfolios and policy development. Frank enjoys family vacations, especially to PEI and Arizona to visit family, and the opportunity to golf when he can.

<strong>Cathy Shafe</strong>
Cathy Shafe
Tenant Services Manager

(519) 650-5599 Ext. 225

Cathy brings significant community housing experience to this role, having served in a variety of capacities with Cambridge Kiwanis Village and, in recent years, with Kitchener Housing. Cathy will provide leadership to the tenant services team, including the Reception Service Coordinator, the Tenant Services Assistant and the newly established Community Worker.  Cathy’s responsibilities will include tenant placement, lease signing oversight of RGI calculation and rent collection. Throughout the years she has volunteered on several boards including Langs, and Sandhills Co-operative Homes Inc.  During the warmer weather, you can find Cathy ‘glamping’ at various camping parks.

<strong>Tim Sullivan</strong>
Tim Sullivan
Financial Controller

(519) 650-5599 Ext. 223

Tim is just so new we're still getting his bio together. Regardless, we are so happy to have him onboard!

<strong>Anne Fry</strong>
Anne Fry
Accounting Manager

(519) 650-5599 Ext. 227

Anne is our part-time, semi-retired Accounting Manager. Anne has been with the organization for 25+ years.  Anne has an eye for detail and a love Elvis.  These days, in her spare time Anne can often be found walking her dogs on local trails for some much needed peace and quiet.

<strong>Carrie Dietrich</strong>
Carrie Dietrich
Tenant Services Assistant

(519) 650-5599 Ext. 221

Carrie works alongside the Tenant Service Manager and completes all Annual Income Reviews for our Tenants.   Carrie has an excellent record of customer service and building strong rapports with our existing tenants. Her organizational skills are impeccable and she often has her hand in moving around office furniture.  Carrie has a bright smile and a contagious laugh that brings great energy to the office.

<strong>Shayna Devoe</strong>
Shayna Devoe
Reception Services Coordinator

(519) 650-5599 Ext. 221

Shayna will be stepping into the Reception Services Coordinator role.  Shayna graduated from the Criminology and Criminal Justice program at Carleton University and has worn many hats since graduating.  Shayna has been working in the Co-op sector for the past two years, serving as a Community Co-ordinator for a Housing Co-op in Waterloo. I hope to bring my Co-op sector knowledge with me to my position to confidently serve and support our tenants and community.

<strong>Jason Perfect</strong>
Jason Perfect
Community Worker

(519) 650-5599 Ext. 231

Jason is our Community Worker and is currently completing his final year at Conestoga College in the Bachelor of Community and Criminal Justice Program. He has volunteered in Kitchener at Ray of Hope’s Community Centre for the past year, and is a whiz at any and all Rubik’s Cubes. Jason brings an enthusiastic attitude into his work, and is happy to help in any way he can.

<strong>Stacey Bryant</strong>
Stacey Bryant
Maintenance Coordinator

(519) 650-5599 Ext. 222

Stacey is pleased to be a part of the community housing family. Stacey brings with her extensive knowledge from 15 years of experience as a Maintenance Coordinator, Legal Administrator, and a Property Manager. Stacey supports community events with a goal to enhance resident engagement within each housing community.  She is passionate about maintaining a high level of property maintenance and strives to ensure a safe and enjoyable environment for every resident. In her free time Stacey enjoys cooking and watching sports (especially football).

<strong>Andy Toman</strong>
Andy Toman
Maintenance Team

Andy has been employed with Housing Cambridge since 2006, working as one of our maintenance personnel. Acting as our Health and Safety Representative, his job is to ensure employees, residents and contractors complete work without causing harm to themselves or others. Besides working for Housing Cambridge, we are sure that Andy was a pastry chef in another life as he makes the best crepes ever!

<strong>John Botelho</strong>
John Botelho
Maintenance Team

John has over 15 years of experience working with the Toronto housing board and prides himself on building strong working relationships within the communities he works in. Certified as a plumber, John has experienced many situations over the last 15 years and now moves to Cambridge to bring that knowledge to his new community.