Yvonne Atkinson is a solicitor with 18 years experience of working at board level in large public and private sector organisations.
She was a board member of a Housing Association for six years and formerly held the position of Deputy Chief Executive in a Local Authority. She has also run a successful social business providing training.
Yvonne is a qualified Organisation and Executive coach and is passionate about governance. Yvonne has developed and written six Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) endorsed governance programmes for the Board Development Agency and has spearheaded their groundbreaking governance review toolkit. Yvonne has also led Executive and Organisational coaching diplomas with groups and individuals.