Barbara’s career background has provided her with the opportunity to navigate all sectors, giving her a comprehensive understanding. Her roles in education as a school governor, health as CEO of The Children’s Foundation at the RVI and close working relationships with both local authorities in County Durham & Darlington have enabled her to appreciate the challenges and politics involved. One of her main strengths is identifying partnership opportunities and developing relationships – which she considers essential to a successful business.


Working with a small portfolio of clients to develop their future growth, she aims to provide independent advice through a ‘hands on’ approach. She is a firm believer in transparency, hard work, fairness and valuing others.

She can offer advice and support in the following areas:

  • Not-for-profit strategic management

  • Income generation/business development

  • Partnership working

  • Project management

  • Community engagement / communications

  • Training


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