President & CEO
Company:Habitat for Humanity of Michigan
Sandra Pearson is the President and Chief Executive Officer for Habitat for Humanity of Michigan, a state support and shared service organization which provides technical assistance, consulting, advocacy, and resources to a statewide network of affiliates and ReStores.
In the years she has been with Habitat for Humanity of Michigan, she has been a national leader of housing advocacy and HFHI national policy having served on HFHI’s U.S. Council and the Finance and Resource Development Council. Sandy has an entrepreneurial spirit to her missio work and has been instrumental in implementing the strategic priorities of affiliate members, including energy efficient building, a shift into home repair and home rehabilitation, neighborhood revitalization, as well as the launch of three unique initiatives: the Michigan Regional Distribution Center, the Habitat for Humanity Michigan Fund, and the formation of the ReBuild Michigan Campaign. Habitat for Humanity of Michigan is the only Habitat for Humanity that is a charter member of NeighborWorks of America. Previous to joining Habitat for Humanity, Sandy worked for 16 years at MSHDA. Her most meaningful work has been in partnership with families who are ready to move from being a renter to owning a home.