Read about WCVA's current board members below

Peter Davies

Peter Davies CBE - Chair

Peter's career background is in the field of corporate responsibility working for the Confederation of British Industry, Department of Trade and Industry and Business in the Community. Awarded the OBE in 1995 for work in establishing links between... read more

Chris Lines

Chris Lines

Chris is a freelance communications and PR consultant. He built up more than 30 years' experience in the public, private and third sectors before setting out on his own... read more

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Edward Watts MBE DL

Edward has been involved in the Third Sector for over 50 years. He is currently Chairman of Gwent Association of Voluntary Organisations a County Voluntary Council covering Gwent, Chairman of Gwent Scout Association, The Mission to Seafarers Newport, and the Merchant Navy Welfare Board South East more 

Fran Targett

Fran Targett  OBE - Vice-Chair

Fran is the Director for Citizens Advice Cymru. Citizens Advice provides free, confidential and independent advice to help people overcome their problems and is a voice for clients and consumers on the issues that matter to them. Citizens Advice Cymru... read more

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Helen White

Helen has been actively involved in governance for over 15 years. She has considerable experience in the housing and voluntary more

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Joe Stockley

Joe is a Cardiff University graduate with a degree in Ancient History. He has experience working in the 3rd Sector, working as a researcher for Diverse Cymru, supported by years of volunteering in Wales in a range of more

Jonathan Evans

Jonathan Evans - Treasurer    

Jonathan is an experienced Director at PwC, where he has responsibility for leading a fast growing and highly specialised data and analytics team based across the West of England and Wales. He is a Chartered Accountant (ACA), Certified Information Systems... read more

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Kate Young

Kate Young is currently the Director of the All Wales Forum of Parents and Carers, which is the national network for family carers of people with learning disabilities, engaging with over 4000 families across Wales. She holds the Chair for Wales Carers more

Lindsay Cordery-Bruce

Lindsay Cordery-Bruce

Lindsay is the CEO of The Wallich,  winner of the Third Sector Category at the Leading Wales Awards 2015 and Runner Up for the Governance Category at the 2016 Third Sector Awards.  She started... read more

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Liz Girling

Liz has spent all her working life within the third sector or supporting third sector organisations.  She believes that together, we make a real difference to the lives of the people and places of Wales through our passion, tenacity, cooperation and sheer hard more

Mark Llewellyn

Mark Llewellyn

Mark is Professor of Health and Care Policy and Director of the Welsh Institute for Health and Social Care at the University of South Wales. Over the past ten years he has undertaken more than fifty specialist research studies and evaluative reviews and has managed and... read more

Richard Williams

Richard Williams

Richard strongly believes that one of the sector's greatest strengths and opportunities is the ability to work with people and really listen to what matters to them. Richard wants to support WCVA in encouraging public services to live up to and be accountable for the... read more

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Rocio Cifuentes

Rocio is an experienced, committed and values-driven third sector professional with over 15 years' experience specifically in the BME Third Sector in Wales. Rocio has led and developed EYST Wales since its inception in more

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Sara Moseley

Sara is Director of Mind Cymru and an Executive Director of Mind. She Chairs the Wales Alliance for Mental Health, and the anti-stigma campaign, Time to Change more

Simon Harris

Simon Harris

Simon is currently the Wales Representative for the Competition and Markets Authority, a non ministerial government agency that aims to make markets work well for consumers, business and the economy. Prior to this Simon was Wales Director for Business... read more