Dean has over 10 years of experience of working within the charitable and not for profit sector. He has also worked within the education sector for a good proportion of his working life. Dean is passionate about relationship building. He strives to build strong inclusive communities where everyone can thrive and succeed.
Dean is currently the Head of Giving and Development at Northamptonshire Community Foundation. He has also previously worked for the University of Buckingham as both Partnerships and Outreach Manager and Development Manager. In his spare time when he isn’t ferrying his children from one club or group to the next, he supports numerous local charities and organisations. Dean has a particular interest in theatre and the arts, and when he has the chance, he writes and performs his own poetry and music. He is currently training for the London Marathon and will be supporting and raising funds for Wheelpower, a Buckinghamshire based charity which supports people with spinal injuries.