New Active Cheshire Board Members announced at AGM
Active Cheshire are delighted to announce that Dave Thompson OBE DL has joined their Board of Trustees. Dave has been a partner of the physical activity charity for a long time with Active Cheshire and Warrington Disability Partnership supporting each other to grow over a number of years..
The team is delighted to have someone with such proven success in driving accessible and inclusive physical activity. His network of contacts and experience will add real value to our work and enable us to improve our offer to those with disabilities, as we know this particular area could have a significant impact on reducing the number of physically inactive people in the sub-region.
Dave has a joint role as Chief Executive of Warrington Disability Partnership and the Managing Director of their trading arm, The Disability Trading Company. He was one of the three founders of Partnership and chairman for over 20 years. Dave is the founder and event coordinator of Warrington Disability Awareness Day and is an active supporter of a range of fundraising activities, experience which will be keenly welcomed by Active Cheshire.
A regular speaker at conferences across the UK, Dave is often also a visiting lecturer at various Universities. He has presented disability equality training to over 36,000 people.