Our Chair, Judy Robinson

Judy’s background is in the voluntary and community sector both as a staff member, working with arts, faith and infrastructure organisations, and as a volunteer involved in community activity and as a board member.

She is particularly interested in how local voices and representation help to improve services, tackling inequality and the role of the VCS is promoting well-being.

Judy knows Yorkshire well having been the CEO of the regional VCS organisation, Involve Yorkshire & Humber, until March 2015. She is also Chair of the voluntary sector national organisation: National Association of Voluntary and Community Action.

Our Strategic Advisory Group

Patricia Edney

James Lock

Verni Tannam

Beth Kyte

Janet Harris

Asma Rabeha

Marim Alfakih


Want to find out more?

Read more about what our SAG members do in the Terms of Reference (last updated March 2021).

You can also submit a question to the SAG by getting in touch with our office:

 0114 253 6688


0741 524 9657