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The Advocacy Project welcomes Katherine Shaw as new CEO

17th June 2024

The Advocacy Project is delighted to announce that Katherine Shaw has joined us as the new Chief Executive, taking over from interim CEO Donna Covey.

Katherine has joined us from her previous role as National Operations Director of KIDS. She brings  a wealth of knowledge and service delivery experience with her, together with a  passion for advocacy as well as supporting vulnerable and seldom heard communities to speak up for their needs!

Dr Dele Olajide, Chair of the Board of Trustees says,

“ I am delighted that Katherine has agreed to join The Advocacy Project at this important time in the charity’s history . Her experience and commitment will be invaluable in leading the next stage of our work to ensure that everyone has a voice across health and social care. “

Katherine says,

“I am thrilled to be joining The Advocacy Project. I have been really impressed not just by the work that the charity does, but also by the passion and  expertise of the staff and service users I have met so far. I am really looking forward to working with everyone to take this fantastic charity forward. “

We look forward to welcoming Katherine on the 8th July 2024.