Sue Parkin will take on the role until March 2025. She will head up the Network Executive committee which looks after the work of GB groups, in conjunction with the GBM Trustees.
She says ‘I’m keen for GB to continue to do the good work that it has done for many years. I look forward to being able to encourage fellow leaders in this evolving environment to continue to share the gospel with girls transforming their lives.’
Sue is a GB leader at 1st Upney, District Team Leader for Barking, Dagenham and Havering, Region 8 Secretary, and a Network Executive representative. She fills the vacant chair role following Hazel Hepworth’s end of term of office last summer.
Sue’s other church commitments include being a Sunday School teacher and being the designated safeguarding lead for her church.
Sue works for a London university and is also secretary of the UNISON trade union branch there. She’s been a school governor and staff governor at the university, as well as being a safety rep and being part of the health & safety committee.
Sue is married with two adult children. She enjoys reading, travelling, watching wildlife, and taking part in quizzes.