Trustees

The Board of Trustees are responsible for the overall governance and strategic direction of the charity, developing the organisations aims, objectives and goals in accordance with the governing document, legal and regulatory guidelines.

Chairman

Clive Ireland

Clive is the Chair of Shropshire Mind. He is passionate about mental health and has…

Clive is the Chair of Shropshire Mind. He is passionate about mental health and has worked with the charity since 2010.

“Shropshire Mind is as successful as it is because of our volunteers, our staff, the people who use our services and the community we support. I simply facilitate the charity and the amazing people involved.”

Outside of Shropshire Mind, Clive runs a company called Training Solutions, where he delivers courses on safeguarding adults and children, the Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards.

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Vice Chair

Lorraine Deane

Lorraine joined the board of trustees in 2014 and became vice chair in 2017. She…

Lorraine joined the board of trustees in 2014 and became vice chair in 2017. She works full time but is committed to her role as vice chair where she helps with key aspects of strategy, ensuring the growth of Shropshire Mind.

Lorraine is passionate about providing the best possible mental health support to the people of Shropshire.

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Alan Althorp

Alan became a Trustee during 2013 and is actively involved in Shropshire Mind’s Ludlow group.…

Alan became a Trustee during 2013 and is actively involved in Shropshire Mind’s Ludlow group. Following his retirement, Alan became involved in voluntary work for several local organisations including Shropshire Mind.

Away from his charity commitments, Alan sings in Craven Arm’s Men’s Chorus and with another group in Ludlow.

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Denise Angus

Denise has been a Trustee since 2017 and has previously worked in a variety of…

Denise has been a Trustee since 2017 and has previously worked in a variety of caring roles. She has experienced mental ill-health in her immediate family and hopes that she can be of value to others with similar difficulties.

Denise has set up and attends our Coffee in Mind sessions, which take place on a weekly basis at The Lantern, Meadow Farm Drive and Wimpy in the town centre. These sessions provide people with the opportunity to chat about their own mental health in a relaxed and supportive environment.

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Treasurer

Roy Munton

Roy has been our Treasurer since 2013, having previously enjoyed a prestigious career in banking.…

Roy has been our Treasurer since 2013, having previously enjoyed a prestigious career in banking. Roy is extremely diligent in managing the charity’s accounts; projecting future revenues and expenditure that enables us to grow year on year.

Roy travels from Ludlow to Shropshire Mind in Shrewsbury on a weekly basis to oversee financial matters and to keep up to date with the ongoing running of the charity.

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