Director of Fundraising and Communications
Director of Fundraising and Communications, Sarah, joined the Mental Health Foundation as Head of Individual Giving and Legacies in June 2016. She was promoted to Director of Fundraising and Communications in November 2018.
Her career in fundraising started with a work placement in the Fundraising Department of the Nottinghamshire Royal Society for the Blind, as part of her Business Studies degree. Since this time Sarah has volunteered with Oxfam and the Terrane Higgins Trust, as well as holding fundraising roles at Coram, WaterAid, Marie Curie Cancer Care as Head of Supporter Development and most recently spent 11 years at The Aspinall Foundation, developing and managing their fundraising programme, based in a zoo.
With two teenage children much of the weekend is spent watching them play, dance, run, kick a ball, when she is not doing this Sarah enjoys borrowing her friends dog to take on long walks, reading, going to the gym and cooking.