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Brian Holmes Chairman

During a long and successful career in finance, Brian has held Main Board positions with a number of multi-national companies. More recently, he has been Finance Director of a local compliance company. Recent partial retirement, along with succession planning, enabled Brian to pass over this role, although he remains a member of the Board.

Since being approached to strengthen the management and Trustee teams at Caraline, he has fulfilled the roles of Treasurer and, more recently, acting Chairman. More recent developments have seen Brian involved with restructuring the management and administration of Caraline, so as to prepare the organisation for considerable growth and additional demand of its bespoke services


John Jackson

John has been associated with Caraline for 23 years. He has worked in a variety of roles, initially, as the Charity's Treasurer and now sits on the Board of Trustees. John brings a variety of skills and knowledge to Caraline that has proved invaluable to its development and it's success. 


Alan Jeffs

Alan joined Caraline in  2002 after retiring as a mechanical engineer. He has served terms as  Secretary and Chairman of Caraline and brings much administrative experience gained as a specialist  inspector with the HSE. He is a male voice chorister and a lay minister in the Anglican Church.

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Wendy Whipp

Wendy is an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society, a Chartered Counselling Psychologist and an Accredited Cognitive and Behavioural Psychotherapist, Trainer & Supervisor. Wendy has both a clinical and research interest in eating disorders in particular Anorexia Nervosa and in addition to her role as Course Director for CBT she engages in clinical practice and supervision.

Wendy was delighted to be invited to be a Trustee at Caraline and looks forward to working with the team.