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New Chief Executive of The Royal Parks

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Linda Lennon to join executive agency.

Linda Lennon CBE has been selected as the next Chief Executive of The Royal Parks. Linda is currently Chief Executive of the Parole Board. Prior to this, she was Area Director for the Civil and Family Courts in London and has thirty years of experience of working in the Courts in London and the South East. 

“I am really looking forward to taking on this exciting and challenging role, and working with the Board, staff and stakeholders to deliver a successful 2012 and a sustainable long-term future for the Parks,” said Linda.

Looking to 2012

Welcoming the appointment, the Chairman of The Royal Parks Board Apurv Bagri said: “I am delighted that Linda will be joining The Royal Parks early in the New Year. Her experience and proven track record will be really important to us in what promises to be an exciting year for the Parks with the Diamond Jubilee and the Olympic and Paralympic Games.”
 
Linda will take up her new role formally on 5 March.

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