Karen Haycox

CEO Habitat for Humanity New York City

Karen Haycox is the CEO of Habitat for Humanity New York City. She most recently served as Vice President, Fund Development at Southwest Solutions, a leading provider of both human services and affordable housing and economic development in southwest Detroit. She previously held a number of senior positions with Habitat for Humanity International in Atlanta. During her career there, Haycox’s leadership roles included senior positions in the Carter Work Project as well as international & domestic disaster relief focused on the Asian tsunami, Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, Haiti Earthquake, Midwestern tornado outbreaks and Superstorm Sandy. Karen also managed Habitat for Humanity’s relationships with Major League Baseball, the National Hockey League and other key corporate supporters. Together with the board and staff, Karen will continue our mission of providing safe and affordable housing to families in need.