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OUR TRUSTEES

 
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CHRIS GOODMAN

Co-Founder & Trustee

Co-Founder of Focus Group, Chris has been instrumental in championing a series of initiatives within the business, these include Employee Wellbeing, Environmental Impact and Community Fundraising.  Chris is particularly passionate about removing the stigma of mental health in the workplace.

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ELAINE GOODMAN

Trustee

Elaine has led the Charity & Community team at Focus Group for the past 3 years.  With a BA in Business & Event Management and over 10 years working in training and development, Elaine has both the enthusiasm and practical experience needed to develop Focus Foundation.

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HEIDI SKERRITT

Trustee

Heidi & Richard Skerritt have a long history of supporting charitable causes.  Richard's business, Skerritts Consultants has raised hundreds of thousands over the last 30 years.  Heidi brings with her bags of energy and an eye for adding 'wow factor' to any of our fundraising events.

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DAVID HILL

Trustee

David lives and breathes the world of events, marketing and fundraising.   Over the last fifteen years, he has focused his career on helping local and national charities to develop their income generation strategy and heighten their profile.  David has developed a portfolio of large events, including the leading family pantomime in Brighton and the UK’s biggest outdoor gin and food festival.

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EMMA STROUDE

Trustee

Emma is a passionate fundraiser who has dedicated much of her spare time supporting local charities.  She brings a mixture of commercial experience, events management and training skills from her previous career with Virgin Atlantic.
Emma is thrilled to be part of the team on this exciting journey.

FOUNDERS

Where the Passion Begins

CHRIS GOODMAN

Co-Founder & Trustee

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RALPH GILBERT

Co-Founder

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