Ros Oakley – Chief Executive
Victoria Mirfin - Deputy Chief Executive
Vicky is an experienced leader in both charity and corporate sectors. Prior to joining Association of Chairs in April 2019, she was CEO at the membership charity Heart of the City and, most recently, was Deputy Director at an education charity in London. She was also Head of Global Corporate Responsibility at Lloyd’s of London for more than a decade, where she oversaw their three grant-making foundations and overall CSR strategy. She is a Committee Member of the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service which recognises the work of voluntary groups across the UK and is a trustee of Cloudesley Charity and a trustee of New River Baptist Church.
Josie Hinton – Programme Manager
Lina Franzen – Membership and Events Coordinator
Lina has worked as an office manager and administrator both in the UK and Sweden and has been an active charity volunteer with the World Literacy Foundation in the UK, and the UNHCR and the Vallentuna City Farm in Sweden. She has also pursued an internship in Peru working with social and economic empowerment of women in a rural area.
Madeleine Sugden - Marketing and Communications Manager (interim)
Madeleine is a digital charity comms freelancer. She has supported AoC on various projects since launch in 2013 and has been working part-time in this interim role since September 2018. She previously built KnowHow NonProfit and was Senior Web Editor at RNIB.