Tracey Bleakley, CEO
Tracey joined Hospice UK in January 2016.
Prior to this she was CEO of the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners, and led a successful campaign for financial education to be included in the National Curriculum as CEO of the Personal Finance Education Group. She has been UK Director of the charity MEND, and spent 13 years in management consultancy with Price Waterhouse, Accenture and ITV.
Jonathan Ellis, Director of Advocacy and Change
Jonathan joined Hospice UK in January 2007, after spending over 8 years in the policy team at Help the Aged.
Before joining the voluntary sector in 1998, he worked in local government in one of the first joint appointments between a local council and the health authority.
Catherine Bosworth, Director of Income Generation
Catherine oversees fundraising and commercial operations.
Catherine joined Hospice UK from Stonewall where she was Director of Fundraising and Major Partnerships. She has also held senior roles in the private sector including at MindShare, Westfield and Viacom.
Sarah West, Director of Communications and Campaigns
Sarah joined Hospice UK in 2019 from Plan International UK, where she was Interim Director of Communications, Campaigns and UK Programmes.
Prior to this Sarah was Director of Communications at the World Cancer Research Fund, and has worked on campaigns for HIV/Aids awareness, disability, the environment, health, international development and peacebuilding.
Craig Duncan, Chief Operating Officer
Craig joined Hospice UK in 2009 as Director of Finance, and is now Chief Operating Officer.
He led on Hospice UK's work to introduce the VAT refund scheme for hospices in 2015, and more recently managed the £200 million emergency COVID-19 funding programme for hospices.
Rowena Lovell, Director of Strategy and Governance
Rowena joined Hospice UK in 2000 as a part of the fundraising team.
As Director of Strategy and Governance, she leads our relationship with members and the delivery of key programmes such as the Future Vision programme, as well as the development and implementation of Hospice UK's strategy.