Congratulations to Lynne Berry, who we're delighted to share has been awarded a CBE
Professor Lynne Berry has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List and receives the award for her services to civil society and charity.
“I feel very honoured to be appointed CBE - it’s for my contribution to Civil Society and charity. Like Lucy, I believe we are part of a dynamic, inclusive, global community and that we can use our knowledge and skills to benefit the world. I know education changes lives and as a Fellow Commoner at Lucy I am constantly impressed by its commitment to social justice and inclusion. It’s a great life-long home for us all.”
Lynne Berry is Chair of the Human Tissue Authority and also of Sustrans. Until recently she was Chair of Breast Cancer Now; Deputy-Chair of the Canal & River Trust and Chair of Glandŵr Cymru;. She has had several Chief Executive posts: RVS; the Charity Commission; the General Social Care Council; the Equal Opportunities Commission and the Family Welfare Association. She is a Visiting Professor at the Business School, City, University of London; a Fellow-Commoner of Lucy Cavendish College, University of Cambridge and an Honorary Fellow of Cardiff University. She is from North Wales, a keen opera-goer, and a singer in Vox Holloway, a community choir based near where she now lives in north London.