At a glance


  • Fundraising events
  • Fundraising research / Bid writing
  • Fundraising strategy
  • Governance
  • Public speaking
  • Strategic development and planning
  • General / operations management
  • Project / programme management
  • Volunteer management
  • Event management


Based in Birmingham, West Midlands
I would prefer to volunteer mainly at home


Either in or out of office hours


  • Children / families
  • Education
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Local / community
  • Older people / later life
  • Social care
  • Training / employment support
  • Voluntary sector support
  • Young people

Type of role

Ongoing role, Short term project, Trustee/Governor

Work history

About me

Recently retired, third sector, senior executive with outstanding record of achievement. Awarded MBE for Services to Education in 2014 New Year's Honours.  Background in project engineering leading to Director role inspiring thousands of young people to choose rewarding technical careers.  Change of sector into elderly care
Specialties: Development, fundraising, public speaking, management of teams, governance, financial control, not-for profits. 

I have given many years of commitment and enthusiasm to the not for profit sector and in retirement would like to continue to be of service.

What am I looking for

I am interested in Trustee or Non Executive Director roles.

I have experience in education, science and technology, enabling young people to reach their full potential  and elderly care