Sarah Medcalf

SpecialityDeputy Head of Foundation, Newcastle United Foundation
With over thirteen years’ experience in the charity sector and nine years in commercial sales and marketing roles, I have a proven track record in providing leadership, supporting good governance, developing and implementing strategic and operational plans, corporate social responsibility, leading on partnership and business development, and building effective stakeholder relations. Since joining Newcastle United Foundation in 2012, I led the Development team, with responsibility for capital, major gifts, corporate, grant and events income with additional responsibility for Marketing and Communications. Became Deputy Head of Foundation in December 2019 leading on key strategic initiatives including the project management of the Foundation’s new community hub NUCASTLE which opens March 2022. Joined Concern Group as a trustee in 2019, a national charity with headquarters located in the North East which provides specialist mental health services to its beneficiaries.