Vision UK announce David Hewlett as the new Chair of the Vision UK Public Perceptions of Sight Loss Panel.

3 January 2020
Source: Vision UK

Vision UK are pleased to announce David Hewlett, Group Director for Leadership, Transformation and Strategic Partnerships at the Federation of (Ophthalmic and Dispensing) Opticians as the new Chair of the Vision UK Public Perceptions of Sight Loss Panel. The purpose of the Public perception of sight loss panel is to maximise the public understanding of eye health and sight loss

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Vision UK Children & Young People with a Vision Impairment Committee announces appointment of Chair and Vice-Chair

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8 August 2019
Source: Vision UK

The Vision UK Children & Young People with a Vision Impairment (CYPVI) Committee is delighted to announce the appointment of Jenny Cook as the new Chair and John Milligan as the Vice-Chair of the committee. Jenny, who is Director of Wishgranting at Make a Wish UK previously worked for Guide Dogs as Head of Strategy and Research and chaired the

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David Scott-Ralphs steps down as VAO chair

3 October 2018
Source: Optometry Today

The chair left his role with the charity on 22 September.     David Scott-Ralphs has stepped down as chair of Vision Aid Overseas (VAO) after six years in the position. Mr Scott-Ralphs officially left the role during the charity’s annual general meeting on Saturday (22 September). During the meeting, Professor Nora Colton was named as new chair. Professor Colton

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RNIB appoints next Chair Ellie Southwood

26 July 2017
Source: RNIB

Many congratulations to Ellie Southwood, current Vice Chair of RNIB, who is to become the organisation’s next Chair  The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) has announced the appointment of the next Chair of the charity. At its meeting last Thursday (20 July 2017), the RNIB Board of Trustees appointed Ellie Southwood. Ellie is currently Vice Chair of the Board

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