Alexandra Carr, Community Lead, CIPD
With a career expanding many years in the health, fitness and wellbeing education sector working in the qualification development and awarding field, Alex jumped sectors to work with the HR and L&D profession joining CIPD in 2015. She then became Deputy CEO at the British Accreditation Council working cross sectors in the international education and training market in more than 20 counties. A CIPD boomerang she was invited to return as Community Lead for their 52 UK volunteer led branches. During her first year return she completed a Master in Strategic Management and Leadership resulting in her becoming a fellow with the CMI (Chartered Management Institute). Alex is now in her 30th year as a practitioner of wellbeing and teaches Yoga and Pilates alongside her role at CIPD leading a team that supports the community of 800 branch volunteers who deliver on CIPDs purpose of championing better work and working lives.