Action Deafness Board of Trustee Directors are delighted to announce they have appointed Emma Allen as new Joint Chair.

Emma is a seasoned commercial marketing professional and parent of two teenage Deaf children. She will be working closely with her fellow Joint Chair, Karen Welch, Vice-Chair, Roland Hilton, fellow board members, CEO and senior management team.

Emma will be taking a lead on Governance and chairing AD’s Board meetings. Emma was appointed following Andy Palmer’s stepping down from the Board.

On behalf of the Board, management and staff at Action Deafness, we wish Emma every success in her new joint-Chair role and look forward working together towards achieving AD’s new Five-Year Strategic Plan.