Kate Welch

Director and founder of Acumen Development Trust, trustee of Greggs Foundation, trustee of County Durham Community Foundation and a prominent and enthusiastic activist in Girlguiding UK. The list of Kate's interest and passions would gain a gold medal for the UK if there was such a category for charitable activity. Kate is motivated to ensure that social enterprise plays a significant part in the economic growth of the North East and that the Third Sector is recognised as a contributor to the social wellbeing of our communities.

Kate is based in the North East and has been a board member since 2014.

Email address: kate.welch@socialenterpriseacumen.co.uk

LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/katewelchacumen

Twitter: @katewelch