Rich Brown

Rich Brown

At a glance

Skills

  • Digital strategy
  • Social media marketing
  • IT project management
  • IT strategy
  • General management
  • Project management
  • Business advice / analysis
  • Change management
  • Governance

Where

Based in Swansea, South West Wales
I would prefer to volunteer mainly at home, or mainly at the office.

Time

Mostly outside office hours
  • Weekday evenings (after 5PM),
  • Most weekends (9AM-5PM),
  • 2 hours per week maximum.

Causes

  • Arts
  • Children / families
  • Community safety / victim support / domestic violence
  • Counselling / advice
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Housing and homelessness
  • Human rights
  • Learning disabilities / difficulties
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender
  • Local / community
  • Mental health
  • Older people / later life
  • Physical disabilities
  • Social care
  • Training / employment support
  • Young people

Type of role

Trustee/Governor

About me

  • I work to a post degree level with over ten years’ experience across a number of roles within the public and private sectors, and the healthcare environment;
  • I am currently working for NHS Wales, leading transformational change programmes, the development of business cases, and implementation of long-term strategic plans that impact across the health and local authority partnership, voluntary and independent sector, achieving improved outcomes for patients, service users, and carers;
  • I am an experienced project manager, leading and managing the successful delivery of work streams identified as part of the digital strategy. Acting as an agent for change within the healthcare environment, enabling service modernisation and sustainable transformation through business change management, and an expert benefit realisation framework;
  • I have a number of years experience within the IT sector, supporting small and medium-sized businesses and organisations globally with moderate and major incident operational support;
  • I am a Digital Inclusion Volunteer for the Wales Cooperative Centre and Digital Communities Wales, and a Local Authority Governor at a local primary school;
  • I am highly effective, and a committed public servant, with a passion for serving the population through my work, my unique experience, and skills and abilities, which I believe, contribute strongly to the portfolio of any organisation.

What am I looking for

  • Contribute my existing skills and abilities in project and programme management, change and transformation, and communication and engagement;
  • Learn effective governance skills, and gain experience in contributing to a charitable organisation at a strategic and developmental level.