Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity named Rob Rich the organization’s new Executive Director. Rich has served as the organization’s Construction Manager since 2008.
“Rob is committed to Habitat’s mission of building homes, hope and community,” said Leann Wolff, President of Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity’s Board of Directors. “Rob brings years of experience in construction and working closely with volunteers. He is an asset to the organization and will lead Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity to build more homes and serve more families in our community.”
“Habitat is a remarkable organization and I have enjoyed the opportunity to work directly with our Partner Families and countless volunteers from the community who make Habitat for Humanity possible,” said Rob Rich, Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity Executive Director. “I look forward to building on the success of this organization and addressing the need for affordable housing in our community.”
The organization also announced their plans to build 2 homes in Fargo during their 2012 build season. The first is a single family home sponsored by the Home Builders Care Foundation of Fargo Moorhead. This is the first time the organization will serve as the primary sponsor of a Habitat for Humanity home. The second is a single family home sponsored by Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. This will mark the 12th home built by Lake Agassiz Habitat for Humanity as part of the Thrivent Builds program.