Sally sits on the Departmental Board and is also a member of the Audit and Risk Assurance Committee. Sally’s executive career was at Lloyds Banking Group where she held a wide range of general management roles. Sally now serves as a Non-Executive Director (NED) on a number of Boards including the Principality Building Society, Hafren Dyfrdwy Ltd, part of Severn Trent Group Plc, and as a Trustee Director at Tearfund, the Christian relief and development charity.
Non-executive directors provide an external perspective on DFID’s work, while knowing and understanding DFID as an organisation.
They use their experiences and skills from outside DFID to provide objective and constructive challenges on the decisions made by DFID’s committees and boards.
The Non-executive Director sits on the following committees and boards within DFID:
- the Departmental Board
- the Executive Management Committee
- the Audit Committee
Non-executive directors form a network across government, led by the Government Lead Non-executive.