Merten Bangemann-Johnson, Chief Executive Officer
Contact Name: Merten Bangemann-Johnson
Incorporated in 1985, RuralEdge (formerly Gilman Housing Trust) is a community based, rural, nonprofit community development corporation. Today GHT owns over 500 multi-family rental units in the 3 county service area (Orleans, Essex & Caledonia Counties). The organization owns Gilman Property Management, Inc. (GPM), a wholly owned for profit subsidiary which manages RuralEdge's affordable housing porfolio.
Rural Edge is committed to breaking the cycle of poverty in our communities. We do this by providing caring and quality:
• housing and community development;
• property management;
• financial services;
• and education,
all to attain economic, social, and environmental sustainability.