Released on: 13 January 2020

NCT, the UK’s largest charity for parents, has appointed Angela McConville as its new Chief Executive. 

Angela brings 15 years of experience in charity leadership and trustee roles, most recently as Chief Executive of The Greenwich Foundation, a charity responsible for the long-term stewardship of the Old Royal Naval College. Prior to that she was Chief Executive of Westway Trust, one of the UK’s largest and most successful development trusts.  

In addition to her executive roles, Angela is a Trustee at the London Transport Museum. Angela holds an MSc from Trinity College Dublin and an MBA from Henley Business School.  Born in Northern Ireland, she has lived with her family in London and Oxfordshire since 2000. 

Jessica Figueras, NCT of Trustees, said:  

“We are absolutely delighted to welcome Angela to NCT. She is a seasoned third sector leader, and the board was very impressed by her deep expertise in community building, her commercial experience, and her genuine enthusiasm for NCT’s work. Our mission to support all parents across the first 1,000 days has never been more relevant, and we are excited about the next step in our journey.”

Angela McConville, said:

“As a proud mum of two young children, I’m really excited by the prospect of leading a truly brilliant charity that positively impacts so many parents throughout the first 1,000 days. NCT’s distinct ability to share knowledge, build communities, empower parents and campaign for social change resonates with me deeply. I’m looking forward to extending the reach of our work to even more communities, and to supporting many more families to build valuable knowledge and networks every year.”

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