Staff & Strategic Board

The team helping to create a People’s Powerhouse for the North

Strategic Board

Chairman - Edna Robinson
Chairman - Edna RobinsonBig Life Group, Trafford Housing Trust
Tracy Fishwick OBE
Tracy Fishwick OBETransform Lives Company
Chris Marsh
Chris MarshMarsh Public Service Solutions
Arianna Giovannini
Arianna GiovanniniDe Montfort University
Sarah Longlands
Sarah LonglandsCEO, CLES
Helen Furnivall
Helen FurnivallHigh Rise Communications
Olivia Lee
Olivia LeeContact Theatre
Neil McInroy
Neil McInroySenior Global Fellow, Democracy Collaborative
Ed Cox
Ed CoxInvolve
Nazir Afzal OBE
Nazir Afzal OBELawyer and campaigner
Lucy Trueman
Lucy TruemanTrueman Change
Jane Eckford
Jane EckfordSwush Ltd


Finn Oldfield
Finn OldfieldSocial Media & Communications
Franky Proctor
Franky ProctorListening Events Coordinator

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The People's Powerhouse

Federation House
2 Federation Street
Manchester  M4 4BF

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