North East CEO forum

Upcoming dates for the North East CEO forum

Please note you must login to the website to book your place. Open to full members only.

Next meeting: 

  • Date: Wednesday 9 October
  • Time: 11.45 - 14.00
  • Venue: Womble Bond Dickinson, One Trinity, Broad Chare,Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 2HF

Speaker: Angela Lockwood, chief executive, North Star Housing Association 
Topic: Shared leadership

Over the past decade, people-focused housing association North Star has worked to develop a culture of shared leadership. Working "with" rather than "doing things to" colleagues has strengthened everyone's voice and influence, and created high levels of trust delivering excellent results. Chief executive Angela Lockwood will share the story of North Star's continuing journey of shared leadership which works with people to bring about the best possible success for both the individual and the business.

About the North East CEO forum

These meetings are an opportunity for ACEVO members to network, gain peer support and hear from specialist speakers on the issues that affect us all; leadership, governance, personal effectiveness, leading through change and managing the workforce. 

These meetings are available to ACEVO full members only. If you are not an ACEVO member but are interested in finding out more, please email

The ACEVO trustees based in the North East are Kate Welch (vice-chair) and David Smith.