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Sarah Medcalf

SpecialityDeputy Head of Development, Newcastle United Foundation
Deputy Head of Development, Newcastle United Foundation

With over thirteen years’ C-level experience in the charity sector and nine years in commercial sales and marketing roles, Sarah has a proven track record in providing strategic leadership to support organisational growth, governance development, creating and implementing strategic and operational priorities, CSR, people management, partnership collaboration and building effective stakeholder relations at the highest level.

Becoming Deputy Head of Foundation in December 2019, Sarah is responsible for key strategic initiatives. She led the Project Team to deliver the new £8 million community hub NUCASTLE in March 2022, has created a new Governance Board and has delivered an organisational transition plan for the new site.

Currently, Sarah holds Non-Executive Director positions and is a trustee of Concern Group, a national charity with headquarters located in the North East which provides specialist mental health services to its beneficiaries.