Wendy Bourton OBE
Wendy is passionate about social justice and has spent much of her professional career addressing the challenges of housing in an ageing and diverse society. She was involved in the Care & Repair movement from its inception in Wales; as Chief Executive of Care & Repair Cymru for 15 years she led the growth and expansion of the agency services.
Wendy’s expertise and experience has been recognised through numerous Public Appointments including Chair of the Ministerial Advisory Forum – The National Partnership Forum for Older People in Wales and as Non Executive Member of three Health Boards, currently Anuerin Bevan Health Board. She has enjoyed a life volunteering within the charitable sector for women’s groups, housing, age concern, shelter and allotments.
Wendy’s current focus is community services that sustain and support people across their life course. Wendy was awarded the OBE for Services to the Community in Wales in 2006.