We also have a number of independent trustees who are brought onto the board to add their skills and experience to help the organisation meet our goals.
One of the best things is access to a fantastic and widespread network of likeminded people and organisations who are all pushing boundaries and achieving.
- Locality member

Our Board are dedicated, experienced, committed and are responsible for the overall leadership of the organisation, devolving day to day management to the Chief Executive.

Locality’s Board


Mark Law, BARCA Leeds

Vice Chair

Sona Mahtani, The Selby Trust

The contact with other organisations and potential to influence nationally remain the strongest reasons to be a member.
- Barton Hill Settlement


Dominic Ellison, Bournemouth Churches Housing Association

Helen Quigley, Londonderry Inner City Trust

Priya Thamotheram, Highfields Centre

Steve Rundell, Reach South Sheffield

Karin Woodley, Cambridge House

Maxine Ennis – The Rotunda

Steve Sayers – Windmill Hill City Farm

Independent co-optees

Celia Richardson, Historic England

Laura Brodie, Champollion

Andrea Mendell, Goodwin Development Trust

Locality Company Secretary

Tony Armstrong, Locality


Our staff

Our friendly team work across England to strengthen and support local community organisations.