Appointed Governors - Representing Partnership Organisations

Amina Ali (Appointed 2021, representing Tower Hamlets Borough)

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Jim Weir (Appointed 2 August 2019, representing Bedford Borough)

Jim Weir moved to Bedford Borough from Lancashire 21 years ago. He is a Councillor representing Bedford Borough and the Kempston Rural Ward.  Jim is semi-retired working in the logistics industry He is very active in the community, he was chair of the parish council for 12 years, helped design and build a new primary school and was chair of governors, he set up a charity which designed and built a state-of-the-art community centre and remains a trustee and treasurer of the charity. Jim a former volunteer trustee and treasurer of the Bedford & District Cerebral Palsy Society continues to work towards influencing and holding to account the Borough on how it support those most in need.

Khtija Malik (Appointed 2020, representing Luton Unitary Authority)

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Rehana Ameer (Appointed October 2017, representing City of London)

Rehana Ameer is a London business owner. She is the Founder and Director of Prosap Technologies Limited, an IT, Management and Engineering Consulting Company. She has over 20 years of experience in Information Technology, managing and successfully delivering multi-country, large, complex IT and Business Transformation projects for clients in the City and worldwide. She also runs a small retail business. Rehana holds an MBA in International Business from the UK and has gained numerous IT certifications. Her key focus areas are improving road safety, improving air quality, mental health and well-being, safer city and Brexit representation.

Susan Fajana-Thomas (Appointed December 2014, representing London Borough of Hackney)

Susan is a Labour councillor in Stoke Newington and the formal civic  Mayor- Speaker of Hackney. She has lived in Stoke Newington with her family for over 20 years. Susan has an impressive record of community activism in Hackney and she currently serves on the Board of Trustees of seven organisations. Susan is currently working on a project that aims to engage BME communities in mental health serves and tackle mental health stigma

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Tracey Stock (Appointed 2021, representing Central Bedfordshire Borough)

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Viv Ahmun (Appointed 2020, representing Voluntary Sector)

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Zulfiqar Ali (Appointed 2020, Representing London Borough of Newham)

Zulfiqar is a Cabinet Member for Health and Adult Social Care

Zulfiqar has lived in Newham for over 30 years where he has served in various roles in voluntary and community  organisations.  He has served the   judiciary as Justice of Peace for  many years. He is an experienced local government professional. Prior to becoming a councillor,   he has held  various senior management  positions, including chief officer in various local authorities in London and South East. During his tenure as councillor, he has held various cabinet & Executive roles at Newham. He is committed to ensuring health and well being of residents is a cross cutting priority for all partners where we can make a real difference collectively.