Interim Chief Executive
Angela joined CfE as Programme Director in November 2018 and became the organisation’s interim Chief Executive in September 2021.
Prior to this she was the Deputy Head of Employee Volunteering at Volunteering Matters. Her role included business development, the management of volunteer programmes and overseeing the operation’s impact management and reporting.
Angela holds a PhD in Social Anthropology from the University of Kent which explored identity amongst Afghan refugees in London. She co-edited a book on Afghanistan and published several articles and blogs about Corporate Social Responsibility and Employee Volunteering. She has a background in qualitative data collection methods and analysis.
She is currently also the Chair of The Josephine & Jack Project, a Newcastle-based organisation supporting adults and young people with learning disabilities in group workshops or one-to-one to discuss a range of issues such as health, wellbeing, relationships, sex and sexuality.