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Kathy Cowell

Kathy Cowell 2

A banker by profession, having worked for Cheshire Building Society for 24 years until taking early retirement in 2006. With a keen interest in local communities, past roles include: chair of the Queens Award for Voluntary Service, chair of Cheshire Building Society Foundation, Chairman of the Cheshire & Merseyside Courts Board since its inception in April 2004, a member of the Lord Chancellors Advisory Committee on the appointment of Justices of the Peace, and a member of the Manchester United Foundation. Kathy has held several Non-executive roles in health, in both the provider and commissioner roles.

Current roles include:

  • Chair of Your Housing Group (a social housing provider)
  • Deputy Chair of Cheshire Young Carers
  • Founder member of Cheshire Community Foundation
  • Deputy Lieutenant of Cheshire
  • Member of the Strategic growth Community East Cheshire Hospice