//We Welcome Austin Willett as Strategic Business Manager

We Welcome Austin Willett as Strategic Business Manager

Different Strokes is delighted to announce the appointment of Austin Willett as its new Strategic Business Manager, who brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience to this new and exciting role.

Austin has spent 20 years working in the charity sector in a variety of roles.  His previous positions include managing charity shops, managing a furniture reuse project and being the CEO of a counselling organisation.  Austin also spent two years with Voluntary Service Overseas as an advisor to regional government in Vanuatu.  Most recently he managed a Headway group, supporting people after brain injury.

Austin says:

‘I’m absolutely delighted to be joining Different Strokes at a really exciting time for the organisation.  I look forward to working closely with the groups across the country and with the highly capable staff team we have, to ensure that we are able to provide a first-class support service to younger stroke survivors, and that we have the necessary resources to achieve our aims.’

Ranj Parmar, Chair of the Board of Trustees, Different Strokes, said:

“On behalf of the entire Board, I would like to congratulate Austin on his appointment and we look forward to his tenure with Different Strokes.

Austin has a proven record of accomplishment in various senior positions and he will be working hard on a strategy to move our organisation forward; whilst offering the same much needed services helping younger stroke survivors to reclaim their lives.”

We hope you will join us in welcoming Austin as a valued addition to the Different Strokes team.

 

2018-01-19T13:00:20+00:00 January 9th, 2018|News|0 Comments