Pam has been a trustee of GEMMS since it began. She has been treasurer, vice-chair and chair at various times. Her work has been mainly in the education field, formerly at North Hertfordshire College and now at the Open University. She was also a member of Stevenage Borough Council.
James has been a trustee since 2017, and is an accountant, having read accounting and finance at university. James is the Financial Controller for a global fashion company. James has a keen interest in dementia and the ways to slow the progression of the disease. In his spare time James enjoys football, skiing and reading.
Gemma has recently joined GEMMS as the secretary. Gemma has worked with people with Dementia for many years and has numerous links with other local voluntary and statutory organisations. Gemma has experience of supporting people with Dementia and their carers through employment but also within her family.
Sarah joined GEMMS as a trustee in 2014. Sarah’s involvement with GEMMS began several years before when her Grandmother attended GEMMS. Sarah was a carer for her grandmother and has a considerable understanding of the effects of Dementia both on the individual and on their families.
GEMMS is currently recruiting for Trustees. If you have an interest or experience in dementia and are looking to join a well established small charity, committed to improving the lives of local people with dementia and their carers then please complete the Trustee Application Form and send with a copy of your CV to email@example.com