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Management Committee Updates

Management Committee Updates

Change of Chairwoman at WHiST;

Ruth Berkley, our longstanding chair, resigned her position in January. Ruth has been a driving force at WHiST supporting and encouraging our strategic development over several years. We would like to thank Ruth for her commitment and hard work over the years. We also wish her every success in her new role as Chair of Healthnet.

We are delighted to welcome an established member of the Management Committee Jeanette Telfer to her new role as Chair. Jeanette has vast experience from her previous employment and her involvement with WHiST, she has used the organisation in the past, prior to becoming a Committee Member. She is taking on the role of Chair for 3 months.  Further changes will be reported in the future.

Recruitment of new Committee Members
We are currently seeking 2 new members for the Committee from women who live and/or work in South Tyneside. We would particularly like to hear for women who have Business Development skills, Accountancy skills and a commitment and understanding of delivering holistic services in a women only environment. If you are interested please contact us.