We're a proud team of strong women (and some lovely men too!)

Here at RAD we are proud to have a team of strong and successful women.  

We have a staff team of 13 and of those 10 are women.

A Board of 10, with 4 women and 2 hard working women volunteers.


Bev Parker - CEO

Claire Symonds - Commercial Manager

Jacqui Bell - Policy & Partnerships Manager

Sally Salisbury - Finance Manager

Helena Stubbs - Village Halls Adviser

Laura Mitchell - Wheels to Work & Wellbeing Project Manager

Becky Newton - Wheels to Work & Wellbeing Project Officer

Emma Simpson - Administrator

Joanne Peck - Administrative Support

Emily Brailsford - Chaplain to Young Farmers


Valerie Broom - Chair

Julie Hirst

Susan Douglas

Emma Monkman


Rev'd Professor Stella Mills

Joan Hibbert

Many thanks to all these wonderful women who help to make RAD such a successful organisation and such a fantastic place to work. They care, they work hard, they are dedicated and willing to adapt and be flexible. As a team they pull together to help each other out.