Meet the team of trustees and staff behind Headway County Durham:
Emma is a solicitor specialising in acting as deputy or trustee for vulnerable and incapacitated individuals. Emma is Managing Director of EMG Solicitors, based in Durham city.
Nicky has worked as a Trustee & Treasurer since 2011. Nicky is a serious injury solicitor at Thompsons Solicitors, based in Newcastle, and specialises in cases involving brain injuries.
David is a serious injury solicitor at Winn Solicitors specialising in brain injury cases. David is the Secretary of Headway County Durham and has worked with the charity since 2014.
Warren is a Partner at Stewarts Law LLP and specialises in advising claimants with brain and spinal cord injuries. Warren was Secretary of the charity from 2008 until 2014 and remains involved as a Trustee.
Liz has over seven years experience of working with children, young people & vulnerable adults with and without disabilities, overseeing regional development of specialist services and charities. Liz currently teaches at Newcastle College.
Angela is a qualified Stroke Rehab Nurse & Neurological Rehab Nurse and is involved in the daily running of Headway. After her son suffered a Brain injury in 2004, she joined Headway and became chair person of the new branch.