Quentin Marris - Chair

 

Tony Ball - Treasurer

Tony has over 30-years' experience as a chartered accountant in general practice, dealing with all aspects of audit, accountancy and taxation ranging from multi-nationals to corner shops. He has a long-standing interest in the charitable sector as auditor, accountant, treasurer, trustee and (often unofficial) consultant.

Peter Bower

Peter begin his career in industry, moving to local government more than 30 years ago, subsequently working for three local authorities in the Midlands and North. His experience includes leading the HR function for a large Council, change management, strategy, governance, project management and culture change. Following retirement Peter became involved as a trustee as he wishes to use his experience to make a continued contribution to the community.  

Pam Essler

A local resident who, after retiring from a career in education in 1996, Pam  took the decision to concentrate on local community involvement, focusing on public engagement, professional development, governance and quality. With a strong interest in health inequalities within her local community, Pam is currently  Deputy Chair and Lay member for Patient and Public Engagement, Airedale Wharfedale and Craven Clinical Commissioning Group. Pam has developed a comprehensive portfolio of activity focused on local social and economic regeneration and is on the Board of several local VCS organisations including holding the Vice Chair role of the merged Bradford and Airedale CAB.

Enid Feather

Enid has worked in the Bradford and Airedale health economy for over 40 years. Initially she worked as a physiotherapist in hospital and community services before becoming the therapy  services manager. During this time she became more interested in the factors affecting health inequalities and the benefits of integrated services across all sectors. Her current role as commissioning lead for Self Care and Prevention promotes a social and economic model of care which includes placing people truly at the centre of their own interventions and empowering them to make changes that improve their health and well-being.

Marelize Joubert

Marelize has worked in the substance misuse and mental health field since 1999 with varying roles with the NHS, charity and social care including frontline practitioner, manager and trainer. Marelize qualified as a social worker at the University of the North West, South Africa in 1997, where she completed her Masters in Social Work and Addiction Studies. She joined Sheffield Hallam in 2007 and is currently working there as a Senior Lecturer in the Social Work, Social Care and Community Studies subject group.  

Dawn Townend

Dawn is a local resident with a portfolio of roles within the substance misuse sector including working in prisons and the community. 

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Who We Are:

Project 6 is an award winning voluntary sector drug and alcohol charity based in Keighley, West Yorkshire. We are a harm reduction and recovery focused service working to help people reduce the risks associated with substance misuse and we offer support to users of drugs and alcohol and their relatives and carers.

Airedale Voluntary Drug and Alcohol Agency trading as Project 6 is a registered charity number 1173006 and a company limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales number 3430925

Contact Us

(01535) 610180

info@project6.org.uk

www.project6.org.uk

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