Jessica Figueras, Chair of Trustees

Jessica became chair in June 2017 after being elected to the board by members at the 2016 AGM.

Jessica is an NCT breastfeeding counsellor, research networker and former branch co-ordinator, with a variety of other voluntary roles since joining NCT in 2009. She lives in London with her husband, two daughters and a rabbit.

Jessica is also Chief Analyst at a technology advisory company, where she leads a multi-million pound public sector research programme. She brings a good deal of digital, business and people management experience to the Board, with previous roles including strategy consultant, technology researcher, director at a digital start-up company which built a network for charity CEOs and Trustees, and in public relations. She is a Fellow of the RSA, member of the Association of Chairs, and a mentor on the Cityparents scheme for working parents.