Age UK North, South & West Dorset has a board of trustees to monitor and set the charity's strategic objectives. All of our trustees are volunteers and bring with them invaluable skills and insight which helps to support and direct our work.
Nigel was born in Salisbury but has been resident in Dorset since 1990.
He was a Civil Servant with the Valuation Office until he took early retirement in 2011.
It was in October 2011 that he joined Age UK NSWD as an Advocacy volunteer which he continues to do to this day.
He became a Trustee in 2018 and was elected Chairman of the Trustees in September 2018.
Nigel was a West Dorset District Councillor from 2015 to 2019 but decided not to stand for election to the new Dorset Council. He now devotes his time to Age UK North, South and West Dorset and to other charities that he has been made a Trustee of.
Jane retired from work as a Community Mental Health Nurse for older people in 2009. Jane has been involved with Age UK NSWD for several years working as a benefits department volunteer helping people complete benefit forms, and in 2019 became a trustee.