Chris Beety was previously a DTA Board Member from 1996 to 2011.
He is currently Chief Executive of Community Ventures (Middlesbrough) Ltd and its subsidiaries, a registered charity and group of seven community owned enterprises, providing community safety, employment and third sector support services.
Prior to joining Community Ventures he was Head of Employee Relations with a major North East local authority having previously held a number similar posts in procurement, human resources and organisation development in the public and private sectors.
He has a degree in Business Management and is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Personnel and Development.
Chris is a also a member of the Employment Tribunals, a Board Member of the North East Social Enterprise Partnership and a member of Locality’s North East Regional Advisory Group.