Colette Marshall is Director of Operations and joined Diabetes UK in January 2013. She comes with a wealth of experience in both the private and the voluntary sectors.
Most recently she was Chief Operating Officer for MEND UK, the charity which empowers children and adults to become fitter, healthier and happier and to reach or maintain a healthier weight. Prior to that, Colette was Director UK Programmes for Save the Children.
Her earlier career was in consultancy to charities and in management in the chemical industry.
She has had wide involvement as a charity chair and trustee in areas including child poverty and dance. She has also been a mentor for the Prince’s Trust.