New interim Chief Executive joins NCT

Released on: 11 December 2014

Susie Parsons has joined NCT as Interim Chief Executive Officer

Susie Parsons has joined NCT, the UK’s largest charity for parents, as Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and will lead the organisation over the next few months while it recruits a permanent CEO.

Susie is an experienced leader who has had a successful career in the voluntary and public sectors, serving as Chief Executive of the Commission for Racial Equality, London Lighthouse and the national Campaign for Learning.
For the past ten years she has run her own business providing interim management and consultancy services to a wide range of charities and public sector organisations, including the Big Lottery Fund, the National AIDS Trust and Arthritis Care.

Susie Parsons, Interim CEO, NCT said: “Parents today face a plethora of social and economic pressures and NCT’s role in supporting them to meet these challenges has never been more vital. I look forward to working with everyone at NCT to help frame the organisation’s future and recruit the permanent Chief Executive.”

Beryl Hobson, Chair, NCT, said: “We are delighted to have Susie Parsons here. She has an outstanding track record as an interim CEO and will provide great strategic leadership to NCT over the next few months. She is already working well with the Board and Directors to move NCT on to the next level.”