Elaine was elected to the Board at the 2017 AGM, and has been an NCT member for over 12 years. She was also the West Midlands Regional Coordinator for eight years.
She lives in south Warwickshire with her husband and four children, and is currently employed part time as the coordinator of a local charity-run community centre where she is responsible for the administration and management; working with the trustees to develop a strategic plan, liaising with users, engaging the community and encouraging volunteers. Previously Elaine ran her own business and taught children with autism.
Over the years she has had a variety of voluntary roles, being involved with many local community groups and charities, including nine years as a trustee and two years as Chair of the school parent teacher association. She is also a member of the parent forum of the Children’s Centre , a Breastfeeding Peer Supporter and founding member and volunteer of Southam & Villages branch.