Arika Bethune-Payne

Arika Bethune-PayneArika Bethune-Payne, Regional Deputy Director of Multi-Family Affordable Housing of CMHA, joined the Authority in 2000.  Bethune-Payne held many roles during her time at CMHA, including Clerk Typist at King Kennedy High Rise, AMP Administrative and Site Manager. Bethune-Payne was then promoted to Regional Deputy Director.  Her primary responsibilities include managing daily operations of an assigned region compromising multiple affordable housing properties as well as oversee the technical and administrative functions of management and maintenance activities at each property managed within that region. She is responsible for the overall property portfolio, and for the individual properties in the portfolio in the areas of rental integrity, financial performance, physical conditions, safety and security, customer service and resident relations.
Bethune-Payne was awarded Manager Champion in April 2015 and October 2019.  She received the Manager of the Year award for 2019.