David Nicholson Board member Read more David Nicholson - Board member David yields a wealth of experience of working in the homelessness and probation sector taking up various roles including and up to Director level. David has a substantial amount of non-executive experience for a wide range of charities, each aiming to support and empower communities in their own way. His work specialises in mutual ownership and co-production approaches to social business development in the criminal justice system. He has successfully established and managed social enterprises in the ‘Welfare to Work’ sector and cooperatives in the criminal justice sector and contributed to policy development in both. His background is in probation, community economic development and academic research. Roger Phillips Board member Read more Roger Phillips - Board member Roger is the current Chair of Foundations Stockport and the former Chair of Stockport Homes providing him with an excellent insight into the culture, aims and objectives of the Stockport Homes Group. Roger has 27 years’ experience of working in the housing association sector, with various roles at both Director and Chief Executive level. Roger has also previously been part of the National Federation of ALMO’s (NFA) Board helping to represent regional ALMO interests at national level. Alanna Vine Board member Read more Alanna Vine - Board member Alanna is a former Board Member of Stockport Homes. She has represented Bramhall North as a Councillor since 2011. Previously she worked as a Regional Director for the World Wildlife Fund for 10 years overseeing volunteer activities and raising public awareness for the charity. Alanna’s commitment to sustainability is a valuable addition she brings to the Board. She also served as a Magistrate on the Inner Manchester Bench for several years, sitting on both the Adult and Youth benches. Robin Burman Board member Read more Robin Burman - Board member Robin is a Board member of SKylight and Stockport Homes. He has lived in Stockport for over 30 years. He is a Consultant and Commercial Lawyer (previously Senior Partner) at HLF Berry Solicitors. Robin has experience of serving on the Boards of other Housing Associations including Regenda and Contour. Robin is committed to improving customers’ quality of life and access to opportunity through providing excellent services, reducing inequality and investing in the neighbourhoods in which people live. Priti Butler Board Member Read more Priti Butler - Board Member Priti is an Executive Director of the Big Life Group, a social enterprise operating in Greater Manchester and the North West, they work to overcome inequality. Her current key areas of responsibility are skills and employment services, plus health and wellbeing services. Priti has 29 years’ experience of leading and developing public services. Throughout this work, her strong social values base has driven a passion to deliver high-quality services to those most in need. Prior to joining Big Life, she successfully managed Care in the Community for 10 years, leading on change management from residential institutions to community based independent living.