Alison was appointed a Trustee in 2019 having completed the Centre’s Meditation Teacher Training Course and become an associate teacher in 2018. Alison is a former Finance Director of Your Housing Group, a social housing provider in Warrington providing around 30,000 homes to rent. Alison also holds non-executive roles as Chair of Rochdale Boroughwide Housing, and Audit Chair of North West Boroughs NHS Trust. Her financial, funding and governance skills bring a wealth of excellent and helpful experience to the Board. Alison has a real passion for meditation stemming from her work at North West Boroughs in Mental Health and from her yoga teaching. Alison believes that teaching and practising meditation should be part of everyday life thus improving the health and happiness of many. Alison now teaches meditation across Warrington and Cheshire.