The United Way Perth-Huron and the Social Research and Planning Council (SRPC) announced the appointment of Kristin Crane as their new director.
United Way’s Co-Chair Beth Blowes says that Crane’s previous experience make her an ideal choice, adding that the council is looking forward to working to further develop the SRPC’s role in gathering data and offering insight into social justice issues that mean the most to the people across the region.
Crane comes to the SRPC from Huron County Economic Development, where she led the Immigration Partnership. She is said to bring extensive experience brining partners together to collaborate on solutions to community needs.
The United Way thanked the outgoing SRPC’s Director Joelle Lamport-Lewis adding she contributed so much to building the SRPC saying they will miss her vision and enthusiasm.