Avani Modasia joined the board in March 2019. Avani is currently an independent consultant working on providing training and writing bids for small organisations. Prior to that she was the Chief Executive of Age UK Harrow for 12 years, until it underwent major restructuring and she took voluntary redundancy. She has experience of older people and issues affecting older people, staff and volunteer management, finance, governance, HR, charity law/company law, and equalities. She has worked in the Voluntary/Community Sector for over 30 years and has held senior management posts in the sector. including ten years at the CEO of Watford Council for Voluntary Services.
Avni says, ‘In my spare time, I like to go to the gym, travel and visit the theatre. I love reading and at the moment I’m hooked on reading bokks by Jeffrey Archer, they’re brilliant!’