Cynthia Gifford (Chair)- Retired health visitor having completed her SRN (now RN) at Kings College Hospital London, Midwifery and District Nurse training. She later lectured at Crawley College of Further Education in the Social Care School.

Margaret Aileen Hicks (Vice Chair) – retired Surrey County Councillor. As well as being a trustee of Central Surrey Voluntary Action, she is also a governor of Surrey & Borders NHS Trust, a Trustee of Action for Carers Surrey, Elmbridge Multi-Faith Forum.

Rachel Sandra Turner- Has been a trustee for Voluntary Action Mid Surrey for 5 years, now Central Surrey Voluntary Action and previously for Central Surrey CVS. Rachel has extensive experience in local authorities. She has senior management experience of Volunteer Management and Human Resources having worked for a national Children’s charity. 

Freda Elizabeth Stephenson – worked as a social worker for 40 years starting her career in Bradford, West Yorkshire before moving South and working in Surrey. Most of her career was as a social worker for adults with learning disabilities but she also worked as a social worker in a local hospice.

In 2021- we will be welcoming more trustees on board, who will help shape the future of CSVA.


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